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Jacob Young

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Jacob Young was created in 1970 in Lillehammer, Norway, and currently resides in Oslo. He began monitoring guitar by himself at age 12 after becoming released to jazz by his dad, an American. He researched music in the College or university of Oslo and received a scholarship or grant to the brand new College for Jazz and Modern Music in NEW YORK. While in NY, he researched the jazz repertoire like a gateway to harmonic improvisation. His principal trainer was the renowned guitarist Jim Hall, who inspired his tone. Teen examined with Hall privately in addition to in ensemble configurations. He also had taken private education from guitarist John Abercrombie, among the mainstays of ECM Information. Furthermore to learning his chosen device, Young examined jazz composition aswell with pianist Richie Beierach and Kenny Werner. He graduated in 1993 and spent period freelancing and apprenticing in the town with notables Rashied Ali, Marc Copeland, Junior Mance, Larry Goldings, and Arnie Lawrence. Youthful eventually came back to Norway and documented three game titles for local brands with musicians such as for example Nils Petter Molvaer, Trygve Seim, Arve Henricksen, and Jarle Vespestad. While gigging in Norway with Seim’s music group, Youthful garnered the eye of Norwegian vocalist Karin Krog. The set documented a duet record, Where Flamingoes Take a flight, over the Grappa label, made by John Surman. The duo do a global tour behind the record. ECM Information’ impresario Manfred Eicher noticed Youthful using Seim’s music group and eventually agreed upon him. Jacob Young’s debut for ECM, Night time Falls, features his very own compositions along with a two-year-old music group containing three years of Norwegian music artists including veteran drummer Jon Christensen, that has been area of the ECM roster because the ’70s; maverick trumpeter Mathias Eick, bass clarinetist and saxophonist Vidar Johansen, and bassist Mats Eilertsen. He was the guitarist within the experimental jazz-rock-eletronics clothing Interstatic and performed on the self-titled debut in 2007. His very own effort, Sideways, implemented in 2008; documented using the same music group that cut his first record, it made an appearance in 2008. In ’09 2009, Teen was the guitarist in drummer Manu Katché’s music group for Third Circular, which was released this year 2010. He spent another 3 years playing reside in Europe by himself and support others. He re-entered an Oslo studio room being a bandleader in 2013 with saxophonist Trygve Seim and pianist Marcin Wasilewski’s trio on Forever Youthful, issued in the first summer months of 2014.

Quick Facts


Full Name Jacob Young
Height 1.78 m
Profession Actor, Singer
Nationality American
Spouse Christen Steward
Children Luke Wayne Young
Parents Rhonda Young, Michael Young
Awards Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series
Music Songs Fuck Me Bitches, Du Nimmst Mir Jede Farbe, Gangsta Shit, Right Now, Rollin, Get Them Horns Up, Welcome To The Game, Bootys callin, Beast Mode, Jumpman, Sideways, Back 2 Back, Slide Thru, Riding Deuce 4's, Undress, They Know, Dear Mama, Vienna symphonie feat. Status, Fuchs mc, Chikondi Changa Remix, How Ya Feelin', Power Moves, Young J Speaks, Nenze Tempted, Turn Up, Solid as a Rock, I Don't Even Know, Njoka Na Mugod, Metre, Youngsta, Shake your body feat. Mental, F**k Me Bitches, Kuseka Sinifuna
Albums Evening Falls, Forever Young, Sideways, Where Flamingos Fly, Glow, S-Curve, Rathkes gate 12:21:58, The Maze
Nominations Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Movies Blind, Imaginary Friend, The Girl Next Door, The Magnificent Cooly-T
TV Shows All My Children, The Bold and the Beautiful, General Hospital


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1 Father with Christen Steward, a daughter Grace Elizabeth Young was born March 20, 2016.
2 Jacob Young attended Yelm High School for a brief moment in the early 90s.
3 Plays Lumiere in the Broadway play Beauty and the Beast. [April 2006]
4 Has the distinction of playing three characters on soap operas that were all named after their fathers: Eric "Rick" Forrester, Jr., Lucas "Lucky" Spencer, Jr., and Adam "JR" Chandler, Jr.
5 Father with Christen Steward, a daughter Molly Lynn Young was born August 28, 2013.
6 Wife, Christen, gave birth to their first child, a boy named Luke Wayne Young, on November 25, 2008. He weighed 7 lbs. 5 oz.
7 He was in the high school plays "Grease", "Guys & Dolls", "Our Town" and "Wizard of Oz."
8 He celebrated his 21 birthday in Las Vegas, and won $900 at the roulette table.
9 Before he booked "General Hospital", a friend gave him six accumulated scenes between Lucky/Elizabeth and Luke/Laura for research.
10 Raced in the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race in Long Beach. He was in 3rd when he got hit by another driver, and finished with a time of 19:16.75 [2002]
11 Named "Sexiest Soap Star" by People magazine. [2002]
12 Has two older sisters and one older brother.
13 Attended Tri-City Christian High School in San Diego.
14 A skilled wrestler and while in high school was nationally ranked in Freestyle and Greco-Roman style wrestling.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Bold and the Beautiful 1997-2016 TV Series Rick Forrester / Himself
The Young and the Restless 2014 TV Series Rick Forrester
Imaginary Friend 2012 TV Movie Dr. Kent
All My Children 2003-2011 TV Series JR Chandler J.R Chandler Adam Chandler Jr. ...
Days of Our Lives 2011 TV Series Kinsey
One Life to Live 2005 TV Series JR Chandler
Slimetime Live 2004 TV Series Host
Hope & Faith 2004 TV Series Heath Hamilton
The Girl Next Door 2004 Hunter
General Hospital 2001-2003 TV Series Lucky Spencer
The Beach Boys: An American Family 2000 TV Mini-Series Dean Torrance

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
All My Children 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Magnificent Cooly-T 2009 Himself
Wheel of Fortune 2007 TV Series Himself
The View 2006 TV Series Himself
The Tony Danza Show 2005 TV Series Himself
The 32nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2005 TV Special Himself - Nominee
Party Planner with David Tutera 2005 TV Series Himself
SoapTalk 2004 TV Series Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael 2002-2003 TV Series Himself
What Not to Wear 2003 TV Series 2007
The 29th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2002 TV Special Himself
MADtv 2000 TV Series Himself
Search Party 1999-2000 TV Series Celebrity Contestant
The 26th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 1999 TV Special Himself - Nominee: Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series
The 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2016 TV Movie Himself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team
The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2015 TV Movie Himself
SoapBox with Lilly and Martha 2013 TV Series Guest
Astrid in Wonderland 2012 TV Series Himself
80th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade 2011 TV Movie Himself
The Talk 2011 TV Series Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Bold and the Beautiful 2015 TV Series Rick Forrester
Daytime's Greatest Weddings 2004 Video documentary Lucky Spencer JR Chandler

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series General Hospital (1963)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series The Bold and the Beautiful (1987)
2009 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series All My Children (1970)
2009 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Supporting Actor in a Daytime Serial All My Children (1970)
2005 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series All My Children (1970)
1999 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series The Bold and the Beautiful (1987)


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