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Christopher Atkins
Christopher Atkins' with Blue Lagoon's Brooke Shields | Where Are They Now? | Oprah Winfrey Network
DATE: 2013/12/02::
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Christopher Atkins - A Night in Heaven - Ricky the Rocket.avi
Christopher Atkins - A Night in Heaven - Ricky the Rocket.avi
DATE: 2012/11/02::
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A Tribute to Christopher Atkins
A Tribute to Christopher Atkins
DATE: 2007/10/12::
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A Night in Heaven (1983)
A Night in Heaven (1983)
DATE: 2012/09/06::
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DALLAS: LINDA GRAY / CHRISTOPHER ATKINS  TV APPEARANCE
DALLAS: LINDA GRAY / CHRISTOPHER ATKINS TV APPEARANCE
DATE: 2010/06/04::
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First Love - Kristy McNichol and Christopher Atkins
First Love - Kristy McNichol and Christopher Atkins
DATE: 2010/10/14::
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Christopher Atkins-How can I live without her HD
Christopher Atkins-How can I live without her HD
DATE: 2014/02/17::
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Blue Lagoon
Blue Lagoon's Christopher Atkins talks with Dr Susan Block
DATE: 2014/01/29::
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Christopher Atkins in Dallas (Part 6 of 8)
Christopher Atkins in Dallas (Part 6 of 8)
DATE: 2007/01/09::
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christopher atkins (blue lagoon)
christopher atkins (blue lagoon)
DATE: 2012/07/25::
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christopher atkins tribute
christopher atkins tribute
DATE: 2008/09/15::
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FIRST LOVE (THE PIRATE MOVIE OST) KRISTY MCNICHOL & CHRISTOPHER ATKINS
FIRST LOVE (THE PIRATE MOVIE OST) KRISTY MCNICHOL & CHRISTOPHER ATKINS
DATE: 2011/05/20::
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Christopher Atkins - How Can I Live WIthout Her subtitulos
Christopher Atkins - How Can I Live WIthout Her subtitulos
DATE: 2011/02/24::
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Christopher Atkins - How can I live without her (1982)
Christopher Atkins - How can I live without her (1982)
DATE: 2011/10/25::
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Christopher Atkins *.:All..Chris:.*
Christopher Atkins *.:All..Chris:.*
DATE: 2008/04/13::
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The Pirate Movie
The Pirate Movie
DATE: 2012/07/01::
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First love (  The Pirate Movie theme)- Kristy Mc Nichol and Christopher Atkins (lyrics)
First love ( The Pirate Movie theme)- Kristy Mc Nichol and Christopher Atkins (lyrics)
DATE: 2012/02/20::
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First Love - Kristy McNichol and Christopher Atkins
First Love - Kristy McNichol and Christopher Atkins
DATE: 2011/12/01::
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Feb 2010 - Christopher Atkins 2.mp4
Feb 2010 - Christopher Atkins 2.mp4
DATE: 2010/02/22::
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Dick Clark Interviews Christopher Atkins - American Bandstand 1982
Dick Clark Interviews Christopher Atkins - American Bandstand 1982
DATE: 2011/01/14::
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Christopher Atkins op de koffie - KOFFIETIJD
Christopher Atkins op de koffie - KOFFIETIJD
DATE: 2014/02/13::
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Christopher Atkins in Dallas (Part 4 of 8)
Christopher Atkins in Dallas (Part 4 of 8)
DATE: 2007/01/09::
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Chris Atkins - Closer
Chris Atkins - Closer
DATE: 2013/02/25::
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Freakhouse - "No Way Down" - feat. Christopher Atkins - Substance D version
Freakhouse - "No Way Down" - feat. Christopher Atkins - Substance D version
DATE: 2009/07/07::
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WHAT NOW MY LOVE? Christopher Atkins*Bo Derek*Miles O`Keeffe - Henning Sebastian Jahre
WHAT NOW MY LOVE? Christopher Atkins*Bo Derek*Miles O`Keeffe - Henning Sebastian Jahre
DATE: 2012/08/04::
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Christopher Atkins in Dallas (Part 1 of 8)
Christopher Atkins in Dallas (Part 1 of 8)
DATE: 2007/01/09::
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my first love Kristy McNicol / Christopher Atkins
my first love Kristy McNicol / Christopher Atkins
DATE: 2010/07/02::
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Christopher Atkins zit nog steeds niet stil - CARLO & IRENE: LIFE 4 YOU
Christopher Atkins zit nog steeds niet stil - CARLO & IRENE: LIFE 4 YOU
DATE: 2014/02/16::
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First Love - Kristy McNichol and Christopher Atkins
First Love - Kristy McNichol and Christopher Atkins
DATE: 2010/05/21::
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The Storyteller ---- a film by Christopher Atkins
The Storyteller ---- a film by Christopher Atkins
DATE: 2013/05/06::
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An evening with Christopher Atkins (part 2)
An evening with Christopher Atkins (part 2)
DATE: 2015/04/15::
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What Christopher Atkins thinks of Australians
What Christopher Atkins thinks of Australians
DATE: 2013/10/18::
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The Blue Lagoon (1980) Trailer (Brooke Shields, Christopher Atkins and Leo McKern)
The Blue Lagoon (1980) Trailer (Brooke Shields, Christopher Atkins and Leo McKern)
DATE: 2012/10/18::
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Mark "Jacko" Jackson smashes Christopher Atkins up real good
Mark "Jacko" Jackson smashes Christopher Atkins up real good
DATE: 2013/07/03::
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Golden Globes 1985 Peggy Ashcroft Wins Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Golden Globes 1985 Peggy Ashcroft Wins Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
DATE: 2012/07/24::
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Family 2.0 starring Christopher Atkins
Family 2.0 starring Christopher Atkins
DATE: 2013/03/21::
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Christopher Atkins
Christopher Atkins' with Blue Lagoon's Brooke Shields | Where Are They Now? | Oprah Winfrey Network
DATE: 2013/11/26::
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Blue Lagoon The Awakening  Interview Christopher Atkins
Blue Lagoon The Awakening Interview Christopher Atkins
DATE: 2012/06/19::
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Pat Benatar, Chris Atkins & Dustin Diamond Regret | Where Are They Now? | Oprah Winfrey Network
Pat Benatar, Chris Atkins & Dustin Diamond Regret | Where Are They Now? | Oprah Winfrey Network
DATE: 2013/11/25::
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The Sparrows: Nesting Trailer with Christopher Atkins, Kevin Sorbo, Judy Norton
The Sparrows: Nesting Trailer with Christopher Atkins, Kevin Sorbo, Judy Norton
DATE: 2014/11/05::
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first love by kristy mc nichol and christopher atkins
first love by kristy mc nichol and christopher atkins
DATE: 2008/09/06::
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First Love by Christopher Atkins & Kristy McNichol
First Love by Christopher Atkins & Kristy McNichol
DATE: 2014/09/12::
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"Blue Lagoon" star Chris Atkins appears on "The Tyra Banks Show" Thursday, January 29th
"Blue Lagoon" star Chris Atkins appears on "The Tyra Banks Show" Thursday, January 29th
DATE: 2009/01/28::
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CHRISTOPHER ATKINS of THE BLUE LAGOON with Daughter @ Hollywood Show 8.4.12
CHRISTOPHER ATKINS of THE BLUE LAGOON with Daughter @ Hollywood Show 8.4.12
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First Love - Kristy McNichol & Christopher Atkins (1982)
First Love - Kristy McNichol & Christopher Atkins (1982)
DATE: 2011/01/19::
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"Blue Lagoon
"Blue Lagoon's" Christopher Atkins for Alma Pacífica - "Regenerate"
DATE: 2012/01/28::
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A HORSE FOR SUMMER TRAILER Dean Cain, Christopher Atkins, Lee Meriwether
A HORSE FOR SUMMER TRAILER Dean Cain, Christopher Atkins, Lee Meriwether
DATE: 2013/12/18::
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Eduard Irimia & Christopher Atkins - Press Conference 11.07.2014
Eduard Irimia & Christopher Atkins - Press Conference 11.07.2014
DATE: 2014/07/11::
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Christopher Atkins in Dallas (Part 2 of 8)
Christopher Atkins in Dallas (Part 2 of 8)
DATE: 2007/01/09::
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The Blue Lagoon (4/8) Movie CLIP - Sticky Kiss (1980) HD
The Blue Lagoon (4/8) Movie CLIP - Sticky Kiss (1980) HD
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Christopher Atkins
Christopher Atkins 2009.jpg
Atkins attending the Bench Warmer Holiday Party at Empire, Hollywood, California on December 5, 2009
Born Christopher Atkins Bomann
(1961-02-21) February 21, 1961 (age 54)
Rye, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1977–present
Spouse(s) Lyn Barron (m. 1985 - 2007), divorced
Children Son (b. 1985)
Daughter (b. 1987)

Christopher Atkins (born Christopher Atkins Bomann;[1] February 21, 1961) is an American actor, who became famous in his debut role with co-star Brooke Shields in the 1980 film The Blue Lagoon.

Early life[edit]

Atkins was born in Rye, New York, to German Americans Donald Bomann and Bitsy Nebauer. In high school, he was a lifeguard and sailing instructor, where he was discovered for The Blue Lagoon.

Career[edit]

He had no previous interest or experience in acting, but an agent he knew persuaded him to audition for The Blue Lagoon, a role he won over 2,000 other actors. In the film, he and co-star Brooke Shields played two teenage cousins who have lived alone together since they were marooned as children in a tropical paradise, eventually falling in love. The film grossed over $58 million with a production cost of $4.5 million.[citation needed]

Atkins in 1981

He went on to star with Kristy McNichol in The Pirate Movie (1982), an update of Gilbert and Sullivan's operetta The Pirates of Penzance. He hit #71 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart with the song "How Can I Live Without Her?", which appeared in The Pirate Movie.

In A Night in Heaven (1983), also starring Lesley Ann Warren, Atkins played Rick Monroe, an outspoken and overconfident student working his way through college as a male stripper. For one season (1983–1984), Atkins had a recurring role as swimming instructor Peter Richards on the CBS prime time soap opera Dallas in which his character has an affair with Sue Ellen Ewing.

Atkins has been the cover boy of many teen magazines and has appeared in several television commercials representing Coke and Adidas.

In the 1990s and 2000s, he appeared in the made-for-network and cable movies Fatal Charms, Project Shadowchaser III and Angel Flight Dawn. Other projects includef Caved In, Spiritual Warriors, 13th Child, The Employee of the Month, Tequila Express, Quigley and True Legends of the West. Comic roles include Mortuary Academy (1988), Shoot (1992) and he reunited with Shields on her series Suddenly Susan as a fellow journalist who is uninterested in her.[2]

In 2007, he starred in the direct-to-DVD sci-fi movie 100 Million BC. In 2009, he appeared on VH1's Confessions of a Teen Idol, a reality show in featuring former teen idols.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Atkins and his daughter on the red carpet at the 62nd Annual Mother Goose Parade in San Diego County, 2008.

He married Lynne Barron, from Sydney, Australia, in 1985; the couple had two children, a son born in 1985 and a daughter born in 1987.

He owns an outdoor sports company and has patented a fishing lure.[citation needed]

Recognition[edit]

Atkins was nominated for a Golden Globe Awards for New Star of the Year in a Motion Picture – Male for The Blue Lagoon as well as Best Young Actor for the Young Artist Awards.

He is ranked Number 76 on VH1's 100 Greatest Teen Stars.

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Christopher Atkins Biography. Movies.yahoo.com (April 20, 2011). Retrieved on 2013-07-24.
  2. ^ Suddenly Susan: Sometimes You Feel Like a Nut. TV.com (February 7, 1999). Retrieved on 2013-07-24.
  3. ^ Confessions of a Teen Idol's VH1 Page. Vh1.com. Retrieved on July 24, 2013.

External links[edit]

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