Cristian Solimeno was born on April 27, 1975 in London, England. He is an actor and director, known for Love (2008), The Glass Man (2011) and Rush (2013).
Cristian studied mime and physical theater at the Desmond Jones school, dance At Trinity Laban conservatoire of music and dance, and martial arts at The Bob Breen Academy, all in London, England.
Cristian was a member of the Royal Court youth theatre, The Young Vic youth theatre and Youngblood which was based at Riverside Studios.
Cristian started his own theatre company when he was 19 years old with Jesse Lawrence. It was called Firewater productions and they wrote and performed several plays before turning their attentions to film.
Cristian first achieved fame as an actor playing the character of Jason Turner in the smash hit television series, Footballers wives. The character came second to the Daleks in a poll to discover the most evil television villains of all time.
Cristian continues to divide his time between acting and film making.
Cristian regularly works with award winning cinematographer Bruce Melhuish.
Cristian has worked several times with award winning actor/director Andy Nyman.
Cristian has a tattoo on his right arm quoting Albert Camus' 1951 novel, The Rebel. It is in French and translates as "What is a rebel? A man who says no".