Christopher Charles Mintz-Plasse (born June 20, 1989) is an American actor who debuted as Fogell (a.k.a. "McLovin") a now cult character in the 2007 comedy film Superbad.
Mintz-Plasse had no acting experience, other than drama classes in school, before appearing in Superbad. He was cast in the role of Fogell (a.k.a. "McLovin"), after auditioning with two high school friends. He had no professional head shots before the audition and just took a head shot with his camera phone. His mother was required by law to be on set while filming his sex scene in Superbad because he was only 17-years old at the time of filming.
Mintz-Plasse next appeared opposite Paul Rudd and Seann William Scott in the David Wain film Role Models, and is performing voiceover work for the animated film How to Train Your Dragon.
Between 2003 and 2009, Mintz-Plasse also attended the university of Chico State on his extra time to study acting and to continue his education.
In 2008, he had a cameo on Jimmy Kimmel Live, singing in the chorus during the segment "I'm Fucking Ben Affleck". He also appeared in Internet PSAs for voting and for Night of Too Many Stars, in a YouTube video known as the "Teabag Incident"