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Michael Easton Bio

(John, OLTL)

ABC

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BIRTHDATE: February 15
BIRTHPLACE: Long Beach, California
STAR SIGN: Pisces
YEARS ON SHOW: October 1, 2003-present
MARITAL STATUS: Married to wife Ginevra Arabia since August 2004

Michael Easton was born in Long Beach, CA, and raised in both the United States and Ireland, his parents' native country. After writing poetry inspired by such authors as Charles Bukowski and Raymond Carver during high school, Easton went on to college with a double major in English and History. Before graduating, Easton took a break so he could travel throughout Europe. While abroad, he compiled all his writings for the book he titled Drift.

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  1. Published a book of poetry, Eighteen Straight Whiskeys, in 1997 based on his early life experiences.
  2. In 1998, he sold a screenplay based on the life of Montgomery Clift to Newman Tooley Films. That same year, Easton was hired to write a film based on the life of legendary jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald for Norman Lear's company, Act 111.
  3. Appeared in Playgirl in December 2000.
  4. Nominated for America's Favorite Villain at the 2002 Daytime Emmy Awards for PORT CHARLES.
  5. Easton's first graphic novel, Soul Stealer, is scheduled for release in February 2008. Check out: www.thesoulstealer.com.
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MICHAEL EASTON REVEALS FIRST GH AIRDATE   Feb 28, 2016

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MICHAEL EASTON ON HIS GH RETURN   Feb 2, 2016

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MICHAEL EASTON RETURNS TO GH!   Feb 2, 2016

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MICHAEL EASTON ON GH EXIT   Aug 1, 2015

Michael Easton addressed his exit from GH as Silas in a Facebook post to fans, saying,...

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Other Roles

Other Soap Roles
DAYS OF OUR LIVES (Tanner Scofield, 1991-92)
PORT CHARLES (Caleb and Michael, 2001-03)

TV Roles
MUTANT X (Gabriel, 2002)
DIAMOND HUNTERS (Benedict Van der Byl, 2001)
THE 70'S (Nick, 2000)
TOTAL RECALL 2070 (David Hume, 1999)
THE PRACTICE (Glenn, 1998)
ALLY MCBEAL (Glenn, 1998)
413 HOPE STREET (Nick Carrington, 1997-98)
TWO (Booth/Gus, 1996)
DAZZLE (Nick, 1995)
VR5 (Duncan, 1995)
DIAGNOSIS MURDER (Rick, 1994)
SHADOW OF A STRANGER (Shawn, 1992)

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