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Jacob Young Biography

Birth Name:
Jacob Wayne Young
Birth Place:
Renton, Washington, United States
Actor, musician

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