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Jacob Young Bio

(JR, AMC)

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BIRTHDATE: Sept. 10
BIRTHPLACE: Renton, WA
STAR SIGN: Virgo
YEARS ON SHOW: 2003-present
MARITAL STATUS: Married to Christen Stewart
CHILDREN: Luke, born November 2008

Jacob Young was born in 1979 to now-divorced parents Michael and Rhonda, joining siblings Michael, Tiffany and Charity. After spending his childhood in both Washington and Oregon, he caught the acting bug doing high-school musicals. Shortly after he landed the part of Rick on BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL, which earned him a Daytime Emmy nomination in 1999 — the same year he left the show.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Was a nationally ranked wrestler in high school.
  2. Did a Digest interview while secretly en route to pick up the engagement ring with which he proposed to his fiancée.
  3. Was discovered by B&B's casting director after he placed an ad in the showbiz publication Variety Junior.
  4. His ethnic background? "A combination of German, English, Norwegian and my great-grandmother was a full-blooded Sioux Indian."
  5. Among the items in the memorabilia room in his New Jersey home? A pair of Jerry Lewis's slippers, given to him by Lewis himself.
stories featuring
Jacob Young
YOU ASK, HE ANSWERS!   Jun 12, 2015

Got a question for B&B's Jacob Young (Rick)?

Live Tweet With B&B Stars!   Oct 17, 2013

B&B's Jacob Young (Rick) and Linsey Godfrey (...

B&B's Young Is A Dad Again   Aug 28, 2013

Emmy-winner Jacob Young (Rick, B&B) and his wife, Christen,...

Baby No. 2 En Route For B&B's Jacob Young   Mar 22, 2013

Jacob Young (Rick) and wife Christen are expecting their second...

B&B Says Farewell To Moss   Aug 15, 2012

The cast and crew of B&B said good-bye to Ronn Moss (Ridge) yesterday when the actor taped...

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Other Roles

Other Soap Roles
GENERAL HOSPITAL (Lucky Spencer, 2000-03)
BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL (Rick Forrester, 1998-99)

Guest-Starring TV Roles
HOPE & FAITH (Heath Hamilton, 2004)
MAD TV (Himself, 2000)

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