Chris Sarandon is an American actor. In 1975, he debuted on the big screen as Leon Shermer in Dog Day Afternoon. For his performance, he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. In 1980, he portrayed Jesus in the film The Day Christ Died. He later became further known for his role as Jerry Dandridge in the movie Fright Night. This was followed by his role as Prince Humperdinck in 1987’s The Princess Bride. After this, he starred as Detective Mike Norris in Child’s Play. On TV, he played Dr. Tom Halverson on the soap opera Guiding Light during the 1970s. In the ’90s, he played Dr. Peter McGrath on Felicity.