Michael Muhney Bio

(Adam, Y&R)

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BIRTHDATE: June 12
HAILS FROM: Chicago, IL
YEARS ON SHOW: June 25, 2009-present
MARITAL STATUS: Has a wife, Jamie
CHILDREN: a son Dylan, who was born on April 2, 2002, and a daughter Ella, who was born on December 18, 2007.

Michael Muhney was born in Chicago, IL but moved with his family to Euless, TX when he was 8. After graduating from Trinity High School, he returned to Chicago, where he attended the Goodman School of Drama (now known as The Theatre School) at DePaul University.

After college, Muhney landed roles on the TV series TURKS and REAL LIFE. Throughout the early 2000s, he earned steady work as a prime-time guest star, appearing on series such as E.R., WITHOUT A TRACE, JAG and CHARMED. Meantime, he was a regular on THE HUNTRESS from 2000-01 and was in the movies Love 101 and Nicolas.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Speaks German and American Sign Language.
  2. Was up for the role of J.D. on SCRUBS, but lost it to Zach Braff.
  3. Is a member of Mensa.
  4. Was awarded the Arhur J. Schmitt Scholarship for college.
  5. Enjoys playing Ultimate Frisbee.
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Michael Muhney
CBS EXEC COMMENTS ON MUHNEY FIRING   Jan 16, 2014

During the recent Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour, Nina Tassler, President...

ERIC BRAEDEN ON MICHAEL MUHNEY: "HE WANTED ME OFF THE SHOW."   Jan 10, 2014

Y&R superstar Eric Braeden (Victor) weighed in on the Michael Muhney...

Y&R's Muhney Breaks His Silence   Jan 7, 2014

After Michael Muhney (Adam, Y&R) tweeted that he was fired on December 17, he's...

Maria Bell Weighs In On Y&R's Muhney   Jan 5, 2014

After addressing Michael Muhney's (Adam) exit in the issue of Digest on newsstands...

More About Muhney Exit From Y&R   Jan 4, 2014

After tweets from some of Michael Muhney's (Adam) Y&R co-stars intimated there was...

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Other Roles

TV Roles
CSI: MIAMI (Rob Mason, 2008)
FAMILY PRACTICE (Kent Kinglare, 2008)
NUMB3RS (Lt. Joseph Karnes, 2006)
VERONICA MARS (Sheriff Don Lamb, 2004-07)
JAG (Major Jack McBurney, 2003)
CHARMED (Seth, 2003)
WITHOUT A TRACE (Billy Melina, 2003)
BOOMTOWN (Chris Griggs, 2002)
E.R. (Colin Prentice, 2002)
THE HUNTRESS (Det. Mark Farrell, 2000-01)
TURKS (Paul Turk, 1999)
REAL LIFE (Jason, 1998)

TV Movies
VIRTUAL NIGHTMARE (Dale Hunter, 2000)
EVERYTHING BUT THE GIRL (Brad, 2001)

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