Bradford Anderson Bio

(Spinelli, GH)

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BIRTHDATE: September 21
BIRTHPLACE: Meredith, N.H.
STAR SIGN: Virgo
YEARS ON SHOW: November 2006-present
MARITAL STATUS: Single

In November 2006, Bradford Anderson joined the cast of GENERAL HOSPITAL as the quirky Damien Spinelli. Born and raised in Meredith, New Hampshire, Anderson's mother encouraged both he and his sister, Jennifer, to get involved in theater. Anderson's first role was at the age of 6 as Tiny Tim in A Christmas Carol as a part of a professional theater company. In 1998, Anderson graduated from high school and went on to attend the Tisch School of Performing Arts at New York University.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Claims his greatest achievement is making Steve Burton smile!
  2. At NYU, he spent his summer theater program living with 30 people in one house! They'd rehearse all day, do a show, and then party all night.
  3. Is not a computer whiz like Spinelli, but does claim to be quite a good typist.
  4. Changed his professional name from Brad Anderson to Bradford Anderson because there was already a Brad Anderson registered with the Actors' Equity union. Anderson claims, "He's a Fosse dancer [on Broadway] and much better-looking, so I figured I should start a whole new identity."
  5. Upon moving to L.A., he often housesat for one of his N.Y.U. schoolmates, Kristen Bell.
stories featuring
Bradford Anderson
GH ALUM WELCOMES SECOND DAUGHTER   May 5, 2014

Hot on the heels of his Daytime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor, Bradford Anderson...

Baby No. 2 On The Way For GH Alum   Jan 7, 2014

Bradford Anderson (ex-Spinelli, GH) and his wife, Keira, are expecting...

Bradford Anderson On GH Exit   Dec 12, 2013

In the issue of Soap Opera Digest on newsstands tomorrow, Head Writer Ron...

Bradford Anderson Goes Recurring At GH   May 24, 2013

Bradford Anderson (Spinelli, GH) has elected not to renew his contract with GH but will...

More GH Stars To Live-Tweet In June   Jun 21, 2012

Bradford Anderson (Spinelli, GH) will live-tweet today, June 21, with fans during GH's East Coast...

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Other Roles

Other Soap Roles
GENERAL HOSPITAL: NIGHT SHIFT (Spinelli, 2007)

TV Roles
WHAT ABOUT BRIAN (Doctor, 2006)
VERONICA MARS (Ryan, 2005-2006)
ED (Nerd No. 2, 2003)

Film Roles
Kissing Cousins (Justin, 2008)
American Pie Presents: Beta House (Jake Parker, 2007)
Carts (Ed, 2007)


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