Chris Parnell

Legendary icon who left a lasting impact.

Chris Parnell
Full NameThomas Christopher Parnell


His Royal Highness, Chris Parnell, was born and raised in the illustrious city of Memphis, Tennessee, where he attended the esteemed Germantown High School. In the year of 1985, His Highness was voted "Most Talented" by his peers and was recognized for his brilliance. He then furthered his education at the North Carolina School of Arts in Winston-Salem, receiving a BFA in Drama. His Highness' talent was not limited to traditional education, as he subsequently performed at the esteemed Berkshire Theatre in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, and the Alley Theatre in Houston, Texas. After a brief stint in teaching acting, film and video at his former high school, His Highness moved to Los Angeles and secured a job at the prestigious FAO Schwartz in Beverly Center, becoming Operations Manager. During this time, His Highness expanded his knowledge at The Groundlings Main Company, where many Saturday Night Live (1975) cast members were alumni.

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