Chaz Riddle is an actor and writer known for Before The Underground, Hands, and The Looming Tower. He is a former U.S. Marine stationed at Camp Pendleton, California. Chaz was honorably discharged after serving four years and being deployed overseas twice. After active duty, he stayed in California and attended college where he studied acting with Cheryl Donchey, a Uta Hagen protégé. Chaz grew up in Jessup, Maryland and began his acting career in his local church when his audition for a small play, won the role of "Billy" in A Christmas Tale. His mother and father are both retired. After college and a move back to the East coast, Chaz started family life and has two children. He is a former Mr. Maryland bodybuilding champion and an American Gladiator, A.K.A. The Chazmanian Devil. He does stand up comedy, performing locally. "Stand up is a way to stay fresh and on your toes. It's immediate feedback and the audience will tell you pretty quickly if you're not sharp"