Birth Name: Christopher Paul Distefano
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: August 26, 1984
Ethnicity: Italian, Irish, German
Chris Distefano is an American comedian, actor, and writer. He is also known as Chrissy D.
Chris is the son of Lynn Webb and Tony Distefano. He has two children.
Chris has stated:
I make fun of myself, I make fun of my mom, my dad. I try to self-deprecate myself because that’s always been my sense of humor. I’m Italian-Irish Catholic from New York City, that’s all we do, beat the shit out of ourselves and guilt trip ourselves. That’s the family background I come from.
He has stated that a DNA test showed him to have significant German ancestry.
Sources: Marriage record of Chris’ parents – http://www.familysearch.org