Role Theo, DAYS
Show Days Of Our Lives
BIRTHDATE: July 5
BIRTHPLACE: Royal Oak, MI
STAR SIGN: Cancer
YEARS ON SHOW: 2008-present
Terrell Ransom Jr. comes from a multi-generational family of motivational speakers, artists, musicians and singers. He developed an interest in singing and playing musical instruments as a very young boy. By age 3, Ransom expressed a desire to act professionally. His family moved to Los Angeles, and shortly after they arrived, Ransom was cast in his first major role as Theo on DAYS OF OUR LIVES. He was 4-years-old. Based on his role playing an autistic child, Ransom has developed an awareness of autism. He was the honorary captain of the DAYS OF OUR LIVES event “Terrell Against Autism” that raised money to benefit related-programs and participated in the Autism Speaks 2009 “Walk Now for Autism” fundraiser. He has appeared on THE TODAY SHOW and was featured in People magazine. In 2009, his sensitive performance as Theo earned Ransom a Young Artist Award Nomination in a TV series as a Recurring Young Actor.
- Performed stand-up comedy at Harrah's Improv in Las Vegas, NV.
- Can play acoustic guitar, keyboard and piano.
- Is skilled at club/freestyle and hip hop dancing.
- Is computer literate.
- Enjoys swimming and playing softball and basketball.