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Jesse Lee Soffer Biography

Birth Name:
Jesse Lee Soffer
Birth Place:
Connecticut, United States

Fast Facts

  • Began acting at age 6
  • His first job: a Kix cereal commercial
  • Quit acting during his teen years to concentrate on his education
  • He paid for his tuition to the Gunnery, a boarding school in Connecticut
  • Was captain of his high-school soccer team
  • He also rowed on the crew team and played basketball
  • Honored with the Gunnery's McClellan Citizenship Prize his senior year of high school
  • Has garnered multiple Emmy nominations for his portrayal of Will Munson on the soap opera As the World Turns
  • Enjoys playing soccer


  • Stan Soffer -- Father
  • Jill Soffer -- Mother