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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
1 Father with Christen Steward, a daughter Grace Elizabeth Young was born March 20, 2016.
2 Jacob Young attended Yelm High School for a brief moment in the early 90s.
3 Plays Lumiere in the Broadway play Beauty and the Beast. [April 2006]
4 Has 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.
5 Father with Christen Steward, a daughter Molly Lynn Young was born August 28, 2013.
6 Wife, Christen, gave birth to their first child, a boy named Luke Wayne Young, on November 25, 2008. He weighed 7 lbs. 5 oz.
7 He was in the high school plays "Grease", "Guys & Dolls", "Our Town" and "Wizard of Oz."
8 He celebrated his 21 birthday in Las Vegas, and won $900 at the roulette table.
9 Before he booked "General Hospital", a friend gave him six accumulated scenes between Lucky/Elizabeth and Luke/Laura for research.
10 Raced 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]
11 Named "Sexiest Soap Star" by People magazine. [2002]
12 Has two older sisters and one older brother.
13 Attended Tri-City Christian High School in San Diego.
14 A skilled wrestler and while in high school was nationally ranked in Freestyle and Greco-Roman style wrestling.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Bold and the Beautiful 1997-2016 TV Series Rick Forrester / Himself
The Young and the Restless 2014 TV Series Rick Forrester
Imaginary Friend 2012 TV Movie Dr. Kent
All My Children 2003-2011 TV Series JR Chandler J.R Chandler Adam Chandler Jr. ...
Days of Our Lives 2011 TV Series Kinsey
One Life to Live 2005 TV Series JR Chandler
Slimetime Live 2004 TV Series Host
Hope & Faith 2004 TV Series Heath Hamilton
The Girl Next Door 2004 Hunter
General Hospital 2001-2003 TV Series Lucky Spencer
The Beach Boys: An American Family 2000 TV Mini-Series Dean Torrance

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
All My Children 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Magnificent Cooly-T 2009 Himself
Wheel of Fortune 2007 TV Series Himself
The View 2006 TV Series Himself
The Tony Danza Show 2005 TV Series Himself
The 32nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2005 TV Special Himself - Nominee
Party Planner with David Tutera 2005 TV Series Himself
SoapTalk 2004 TV Series Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael 2002-2003 TV Series Himself
What Not to Wear 2003 TV Series 2007
The 29th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2002 TV Special Himself
MADtv 2000 TV Series Himself
Search Party 1999-2000 TV Series Celebrity Contestant
The 26th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 1999 TV Special Himself - Nominee: Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series
The 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2016 TV Movie Himself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team
The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2015 TV Movie Himself
SoapBox with Lilly and Martha 2013 TV Series Guest
Astrid in Wonderland 2012 TV Series Himself
80th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade 2011 TV Movie Himself
The Talk 2011 TV Series Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Bold and the Beautiful 2015 TV Series Rick Forrester
Daytime's Greatest Weddings 2004 Video documentary Lucky Spencer JR Chandler

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series General Hospital (1963)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series The Bold and the Beautiful (1987)
2009 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series All My Children (1970)
2009 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Supporting Actor in a Daytime Serial All My Children (1970)
2005 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series All My Children (1970)
1999 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series The Bold and the Beautiful (1987)


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