Jeff Branson Bio

(Ronan, Y&R)

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BIRTHDATE: March 10
BIRTHPLACE: St. Louis, Missouri
MARITAL STATUS: Single

Jeff Branson is not one of those actors who was born with a burning desire to perform. Rather, he stumbled into what would become his profession when he got a tip that the acting teacher at his high school didn't have a problem with students sleeping through class. One day, however, he managed to remain awake, and a new life course was born.

An only child, Branson credits his mother with instilling in him the self-confidence it takes to navigate the uncertain waters of professional acting. "She had the intention of having one child for a reason, because she wanted to put everything she had into one child," he says. "She's a champion, a selfless champion."

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Knows Josh Duhamel (ex-Leo) from when they used to frequent the same downtown Manhattan lounge.
  2. Screen-tested for the role of AMC's Trey, which went to Sam Page.
  3. His former AMC co-stars will happily provide testimonials for what an amazing cook he is. "He is seriously like a five-star chef," raves Michael E. Knight (Tad).
  4. Is a LAW & ORDER fanatic.
  5. In 2005, Branson received a Daytime Emmy Award nomination in the category of Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his work on All My Children as Jonathan Lavery.
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Jeff Branson
Y&R ALUM'S NEW ROLE: DAD   Jan 27, 2014

It looks like Jeff Branson (ex-Ronan, Y&R; ex-Jonathan, AMC) will soon become a...

Branson Returns To Y&R!   May 18, 2012

Jeff Branson's Ronan Malloy is on his way back to Genoa City.

Jeff Branson Out At Y&R   Dec 15, 2011

Hot on the heels of Sean Kanan's (Deacon) announcement that he's being written off until the...

Dead Man Swimming   Apr 10, 2006

While Jonathan was presumed dead, AMC's Jeff Branson took to the water for his first starring role on the big screen...

Getting To Know AMC's Jeff Branson (Jonathan)   Sep 17, 2004

Soap newcomer Jeff Branson is settling into Pine Valley as Ryan's baby
brother. Let Digest help you get...

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Other Roles

Other Soap Roles
GUIDING LIGHT (Shayne, 2008-2009)
ALL MY CHILDREN (Jonathan, 2004-2007)

TV Roles
WITHOUT A TRACE (Mark, 1 episode, 2008)
LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT (Chris, 2000)

Film Roles
Swing Vote: What Side Are You On? (Jack, 2008)
The Big Bad Swim (Noah, 2006)
Four Lane Highway (Andy, 2005)
Wolves of Wall Street (Tyler, 2002)
Get The Hell Out of Heaven (Stix, 2002)
Shaft (Walter's Friend, 2000)

 

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