Christopher Atkins is an American actor. His acting career started in the 1980s. His debut was as Richard Lestrange in the 1980 movie The Blue Lagoon opposite Brooke Shields. He has since starred in the films The Pirate Movie and A Night in Heaven. He also voiced the lead role in the animated film Aladdin and the Magic Lamp. He also became known for his role as Peter Richards on the TV series Dallas. The following decade, he had roles in the films Wet and Wild Summer!, Die Watching, Project Shadowchaser III, and Mutual Needs, among others. His most recent films were 2015’s Kids vs Monsters and The Sparrows.