Christopher Lloyd played Lawrence Lessig in The Wake Up Call. He is best known for playing Emmett Brown in the Back to the Future trilogy, Uncle Fester in The Addams Family and its sequel Addams Family Values, and Judge Doom in Who Framed Roger Rabbit. He rose to prominence in the 1980s as Jim Ignatowski in the television series Taxi.
The veteran character actor has starred in several other films including One Flew Over the Cookoo's Nest, Mr. Mom, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (with John Larroquette), The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension, Clue, Eight Men Out (with Kevin Tighe), Angels in the Outfield, Camp Nowhere, Radioland Murders (with Dylan Baker, Stephen Tobolowsky and Corbin Bernsen), The Pagemaster (with Ed Begley, Jr.), My Favorite Martian and Baby Geniuses. He is the uncle of actor Sam Lloyd