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Jacob Young

Biography

Soap opera professional who played Rick Forrester in the Bold and the stunning and J.R. Chandler on All My Kids. He performed his first helping role within a 2000 Television movie known as The Beach Guys: An American Family members. He gained a Day time Emmy Award and many Day time Emmy nominations. He and his wife Christen became parents to a boy called Luke. He co-starred with Elisha Cuthbert within a 2004 film known as The Girl Following Door.

Quick Facts


Full Name Jacob Young
Date Of Birth September 10, 1979
Place Of Birth California
Height 1.78 m
Profession Soap Opera Actor
Nationality American
Spouse Christen Steward
Children Luke Wayne Young
Parents Rhonda Young, Michael Young
Awards Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series
Nominations Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Movies Blind, Imaginary Friend, The Girl Next Door, The Magnificent Cooly-T
TV Shows All My Children, The Bold and the Beautiful, General Hospital
Star Sign Virgo

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#Fact
1Father with Christen Steward, a daughter Grace Elizabeth Young was born March 20, 2016.
2Jacob Young attended Yelm High School for a brief moment in the early 90s.
3Plays Lumiere in the Broadway play Beauty and the Beast. [April 2006]
4Has the distinction of playing three characters on soap operas that were all named after their fathers: Eric "Rick" Forrester, Jr., Lucas "Lucky" Spencer, Jr., and Adam "JR" Chandler, Jr.
5Father with Christen Steward, a daughter Molly Lynn Young was born August 28, 2013.
6Wife, Christen, gave birth to their first child, a boy named Luke Wayne Young, on November 25, 2008. He weighed 7 lbs. 5 oz.
7He was in the high school plays "Grease", "Guys & Dolls", "Our Town" and "Wizard of Oz."
8He celebrated his 21 birthday in Las Vegas, and won $900 at the roulette table.
9Before he booked "General Hospital", a friend gave him six accumulated scenes between Lucky/Elizabeth and Luke/Laura for research.
10Raced in the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race in Long Beach. He was in 3rd when he got hit by another driver, and finished with a time of 19:16.75 [2002]
11Named "Sexiest Soap Star" by People magazine. [2002]
12Has two older sisters and one older brother.
13Attended Tri-City Christian High School in San Diego.
14A skilled wrestler and while in high school was nationally ranked in Freestyle and Greco-Roman style wrestling.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Bold and the Beautiful1997-2016TV SeriesRick Forrester / Himself
The Young and the Restless2014TV SeriesRick Forrester
Imaginary Friend2012TV MovieDr. Kent
All My Children2003-2011TV SeriesJR Chandler J.R Chandler Adam Chandler Jr. ...
Days of Our Lives2011TV SeriesKinsey
One Life to Live2005TV SeriesJR Chandler
Slimetime Live2004TV SeriesHost
Hope & Faith2004TV SeriesHeath Hamilton
The Girl Next Door2004Hunter
General Hospital2001-2003TV SeriesLucky Spencer
The Beach Boys: An American Family2000TV Mini-SeriesDean Torrance

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
All My Children2011TV Series performer - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Magnificent Cooly-T2009Himself
Wheel of Fortune2007TV SeriesHimself
The View2006TV SeriesHimself
The Tony Danza Show2005TV SeriesHimself
The 32nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2005TV SpecialHimself - Nominee
Party Planner with David Tutera2005TV SeriesHimself
SoapTalk2004TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2002-2003TV SeriesHimself
What Not to Wear2003TV Series 2007
The 29th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2002TV SpecialHimself
MADtv2000TV SeriesHimself
Search Party1999-2000TV SeriesCelebrity Contestant
The 26th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards1999TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series
The 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2016TV MovieHimself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team
The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2015TV MovieHimself
SoapBox with Lilly and Martha2013TV SeriesGuest
Astrid in Wonderland2012TV SeriesHimself
80th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade2011TV MovieHimself
The Talk2011TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Bold and the Beautiful2015TV SeriesRick Forrester
Daytime's Greatest Weddings2004Video documentaryLucky Spencer JR Chandler

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Younger Actor in a Drama SeriesGeneral Hospital (1963)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Bold and the Beautiful (1987)
2009Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesAll My Children (1970)
2009OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Supporting Actor in a Daytime SerialAll My Children (1970)
2005Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Younger Actor in a Drama SeriesAll My Children (1970)
1999Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Younger Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Bold and the Beautiful (1987)


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