Christopher Chace Crawford was born on July 18, 1985 in Lubbock, Texas. His acting career began in 2006 with his role in thriller films The Covenant and Long Lost Son. It wasn’t until 2007 that he was propelled into the spotlight with his role as Nate Archibald in the television series Gossip Girl which won him the Teen Choice Award for Breakout star in 2008 and TV Actor in Drama in 2009, 2010, and 2011. In 2009, he made it on People list of hottest bachelors, cementing him as a heartthrob icon. He continues acting in films with roles in What to Expect When Your Expecting (2012), Undrafted (2016), Eloise (2017), and television shows like Family Guy, Blood and Oil, and Casual.