Jerry verDorn Bio

(Clint, OLTL)

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BIRTHDATE: November 23
BIRTHPLACE: Sioux Falls, SD
YEARS ON SHOW: 2005-present
MARITAL STATUS: Wed Beth on June 4, 1977
CHILDREN: Jake, born in December 1983, and Peter, born in December 1985

Jerry VerDorn was born in Sioux Falls, SD, but due to his father's job as a salesman, his family relocated often, settling in various parts of North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota. VerDorn attended Moorhead State University in Minnesota with intentions of becoming an English teacher. However, fate redirected him to the theater department and eventually to London, where he studied for a year at Studio 68, an acting academy founded by a group of British actors, including Sean Connery.

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  1. In 1993, verDorn was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Clean living and regular medical examinations enable him to report that he is healthy today.
  2. VerDorn is an avid bicyclist, clocking in more than 2,000 miles a year.
  3. The actor's friendship with Mark Derwin (ex-Ben, OLTL; ex-Mallet, GL) helped open the door for him to audition for the part of Clint.
  4. He is nicknamed "Jerr the Bear" by Jane Elliot (Tracy, GENERAL HOSPITAL; ex-Carrie, GL).
  5. Is 5-feet-11.
stories featuring
Jerry verDorn
OLTL Finale Airing On OWN!   Sep 19, 2013

Tune into OWN today at 1:30 p.m. EST to catch the two-part season one finale of ONE LIFE TO LIVE. 

Celeb Web Roundup!   Dec 19, 2011

We asked the stars: Have you finished your holiday shopping? Here's what they said.

Take Five with Jerry verDorn   Sep 16, 2010

We recently caught up with ONE LIFE TO LIVE star...

Bowling With Jerry verDorn   Oct 29, 2009

Soap Opera Weekly caught up with ONE LIFE TO LIVE's...

The Elder Statesman   Jan 4, 2006

Jerry verDorn (Clint, OLTL) was so happy to talk to us about his arrival in Llanview that we couldn't fit it all...

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Other Roles

Other Soap Roles
GUIDLING LIGHT (Ross, 1982-2004)

TV Roles
THE CRADLE WILL FALL (Roxx, 1983)


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