Played by David Eigenberg
David Eigenberg stars as Christopher Herrmann, a seasoned firefighter and salt-of-the-earth family man, in NBC's drama "Chicago Fire." Herrmann co-owns and operates one of Chicago's favorite pubs, Molly's.
Eigenberg is known to film and television audiences for his former role as Steve Brady, the good-hearted husband and quintessential New York bar owner in the Emmy Award-winning series "Sex and the City."
His film credits include "See You in September," "The Trouble with Romance," "The Mothman Prophecies" and "A Perfect Murder."
Eigenberg's selected television credits include "Justified," "Criminal Minds," "N.C.I.S." and "Law & Order: SVU."
A member of the Ensemble Studio Theatre in New York, Eigenberg has performed in numerous Off-Broadway plays. On Broadway, he received his break in 1990 playing a hustler in the original cast of John Guare's "Six Degrees of Separation," directed by Jerry Zaks at Lincoln Center. He also starred in the original cast of "Take Me Out," directed by Joe Mantello, which was awarded the Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics, Drama League and New York Critics awards for best play.
Eigenberg served in the United States Marine Corps for three years. He is married and living in Chicago with his wife and two children.