Bryton James was born on August 17 in Lakewood, CA.
James and his Y&R co-star, Christel Khalil (Lily), have been pals since childhood. He is the godfather to her son, Michael.
The actor picked up his second Daytime Emmy this year, being named Outstanding Supporting Actor. He previously won the Outstanding Younger Actor in 2007.
James’s off-screen love is Brytni Sarpy (Elena). On Digest’s podcast, Dishing With Digest, he said it was love at first sight when they met in the parking lot on the day of her audition.
At the age of four, James began his run as Richie on FAMILY MATTERS.