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Ricky Paull Goldin Bio

(Jake, AMC)


the 411

BIRTHDATE: January 5
HOMETOWN: San Francisco, CA
MARITAL STATUS: in a long-term relationship with RACHAEL RAY SHOW correspondent Gretta Monahan
CHILDREN: son, Kai Rei, born October 21, 2010

Born into a show-business family (his father is an internationally recognized magician and hypnotist), Ricky Paull Goldin made his television debut on ROMPER ROOM at the age of 3. Dad left the family, causing Goldin to break ties with his father. Before he was 13, he had filmed more than 150 commercials. As a teen, Goldin made several appearances on sitcoms like KATE & ALLIE and ALF. In 1986, he landed a role on the sitcom HAIL TO THE CHIEF, starring Patty Duke.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Among other places, he has resided in Hawaii, Ireland and England.
  2. Once owned a boa constrictor named Anteus.
  3. Considers Melissa Reeves (Jennifer, DAYS) to be his first love.
  4. The scenes where he spoke in Romy and Michele's High School Reunion were cut.
  5. Enjoys fishing.
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Ricky Paull Goldin
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Hot on the heels of an all-cast meeting held by AMC's Executive Producer Julie Carruthers, ...

Close to Home   Apr 4, 2011

With Tad taking brother Jake's ex-wife, Cara, as his own spouse, we take a look at 11 sets of AMC siblings who...

Martian Invasion   Jun 29, 2009

As if out of nowhere, Jake and Amanda became one of the most precious twosomes on AMC. In this week's Digest, you'll...

Wiseguys Extra! (Part Two)   Dec 4, 2007

Didn't get enough of AS THE WORLD TURNS's Michael Park...

Wiseguys Extra! (Part One)   Dec 4, 2007

There wasn't a single moment of reparteé in our recent Q&A with AS THE WORLD TURNS's...

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Other Roles

GUIDING LIGHT, (Gus) (2001-2008)
YOUNG AND RESTLESS, (Gary) (1999-2000, 2001)
ANOTHER WORLD, (Dean) (1990-93, 1994-95)

PACIFIC BLUE (Benny, 1999)
MALIBU, CA (Honest Ernie, 1999)
V.I.P. (Gil, 1998)
BAYWATCH (Rawley/Tad, 1990-1996)
21 JUMP STREET (Tad, 1989)
ALF (Danny, 1988-'89)
KATE & ALLIE (Jason, 1986)
MACGYVER (Tommy, 1986)
THE HITCHHIKER (Peter, 1985)
ST. ELSEWHERE (Kevin, 1985)
HAIL TO THE CHIEF (Doug, 1985)
NBC SPECIAL TREAT (Bobby, 1979-1984)

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