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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.
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Jacob Young
B&B STAR WELCOMES DAUGHTER   Mar 21, 2016

B&B’s Jacob Young (Rick) announced on Instagram that he and his wife...

CBS DAYTIME CELEBRATES MARCH MADNESS   Mar 9, 2016

Cast members from YOUNG AND RESTLESS and BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL will meet again on...

EXCLUSIVE: B&B'S JACOB YOUNG EXPECTING THIRD CHILD!   Sep 22, 2015

Digest is thrilled to announce that B&B's Jacob Young (Rick) and his wife, Christen, will...

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 (...

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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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