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Thorsten Kaye Biography

Birth Name:
Thorsten Ernst Kieselbach
Birth Place:
London, England

Fast Facts

  • Came to the U
  • S
  • from England on a track scholarship
  • As an avid rugby player, he competed throughout Europe before enrolling at Wayne State
  • Joined One Life to Live as Patrick Thornhart in 1995 and left two years later with costar and girlfriend Susan Haskell
  • Published a book of poetry in 1998 with friend Dorothy Bridges called From Timber Ridge to Daymer Gardens
  • Has also worked as a stunt performer in multiple films, including 1999's The Bone Collector
  • In 2000, he was cast on the ABC soap Port Charles as Ian Thornhart, the brother of his former One Life to Live character Patrick Thornhart
  • Published a book of children's poetry in 2009 called A Solid Wheel of Colored Ribbons
  • Played Zach Slater on ABC's All My Children from 2003 until 2010; he left the show after production moved from New York to Los Angeles