Greg Andrew Rikaart
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Prior to landing his current contract role as Kevin Fisher on The Young and the Restless, Greg Rikaart, a Hollywood newcomer, had been recurring on Dawson's Creek (Warner Brothers) since September 2002 after wrapping up two features, X-Men 2 for 20th Century Fox and Prey For Rock And Roll starring opposite Gina Gershon as her brother, Scott.
The Young and the Restless
July 11, 2003
Greg grew up on Staten Island, New York and has an older sister, Keri. He graduated with honors from Villanova University in PA. While in college, Greg spent a semester in Washington, D.C., interning for a congressman on Capitol Hill.
After moving to Hollywood to pursue his career as an actor, Greg began training with Howard Fine and early on in his career he appeared in shows including As If, Grounded For Life, That's Life, The Gilmore Girls, and Strong Medicine.
When not working, Greg enjoys reading, yoga, hiking, mountain biking, watching movies and traveling.
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Prey for Rock & Roll
Winner, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2005)
Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2005, 2006, 2008)
Nomination, New Approaches - Daytime Entertainment (Performer, Imaginary Bitches
Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014
PLACE OF BIRTH: Born in Brooklyn, New York
RAISED IN: Staten Island, New York
DATE OF BIRTH: February 26, 1977
: Rikaart joins ranks of first-time Emmy winners. [May 20, 2005]
: Y&R stars, join Emmy winner in new online series. [Jun 23, 2008]
: Rikaart pre-nominated for Daytime Emmy. [May 1, 2013]
: Y&R's Greg Rikaart hopes for gay storyline [May 1, 2015]
: Y&R's Greg Rikaart ties the knot [May 13, 2015]
: Greg Rikaart lands primetime gig [Aug 24, 2015]
: Y&R's Greg Rikaart takes on tough new role [Nov 7, 2015]
: Greg Rikaart, husband welcome their first child [Jun 14, 2016]
: Y&R reveals new cast photo in celebration of 11,000th episode [Jul 19, 2016]
: Greg Rikaart to exit Y&R [May 4, 2017]