Fast Facts

  • Worked as a waiter at Denny's to put himself through private school; was discovered by a customer who helped him get auditions.
  • In 1997, at age 17, gained role of Rick Forrester on The Bold and the Beautiful.
  • Released debut album, Devil's in the Details, in 2001.
  • Received Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Younger Actor for the role of Lucky Spencer on General Hospital in 2002.
  • Made his Broadway debut in May 2006 as Lumiere in the musical Beauty and the Beast.
  • Coached an aspiring soap star on a 2008 episode of MTV's Made.
  • Sailed on the Soap Cruise, which allows fans to vacation with their favorite soap stars, in 2009 and 2011.


  • Michael Young Sr. — Father
  • Rhonda Young — Mother
  • Christen Steward — Wife
  • Michael Young Jr. — Brother
  • Tiffany Young — Sister
  • Charity Young — Significant Other
  • Luke Wayne Young — Son
  • Julie Costello — Ex-significant Other

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  • Birth Name: Jacob Wayne Young
  • Birth Place: Renton, WA
  • Profession: Actor, Musician

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