Charley Koontz currently plays agent Daniel Krumitz in CBS’ hit series, CSI:CYBER. He is also known for his work as ‘Fat / Real Neil’ in “Community.” Koontz’s additional television credits include “Perfect Couples,” “Awake” and a recurring role in “Royal Pains.”
His first film, “Rubber,” directed by Quentin Dupieux, premiered at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival and garnered an enthusiastic and dedicated cult following. He worked with Dupieux again in the 2011 film “Wrong.” His additional film credits include the thriller “Contracted,” directed by Eric England, and the prison-set paranormal film, “Apparitional.” Also, he is part of the Los Angeles based Shakespeare theatre company Will & Company.
Born and raised in Concord, California, Koontz earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre Arts from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. He supports the charities Pencil’s For Promise, F&%K Cancer and Movement for Change (Walking with Anthony). Also, Koontz is the official first US Ambassador for the Be Real Campaign, which talks about body confidence and living healthy no matter what your body size/type. Currently, Koontz lives in Los Angeles.