Michael E. Knight Bio

(Tad, AMC)

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BIRTHDATE: May 7
BIRTHPLACE: Princeton, N.J.
YEARS ON SHOW: 1983-'86, 1988-'90, 1992-present
MARITAL STATUS: divorced from fellow soap star Catherine Hickland (ex-Lindsay, OLTL)

Michael E. Knight was born in Princeton, N.J. but spent his early years on the West Coast in Ojai and San Francisco. He grew up as the middle child of three sons attending a boys' preparatory school where his father was a faculty member. At the age of 12, his ambition for acting surfaced.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Was a half-hour late to his own wedding.
  2. Reconnected with pal Valerie Bertinelli over the Internet.
  3. Earned his degree from Wesleyan University in only three years.
  4. Once spent three hours in a chatroom trying to convince AMC fans he was Tad.
  5. He is 6' 1".
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Michael E. Knight
EXCLUSIVE! Michael E. Knight On Joining The AMC Reboot   Feb 11, 2013

In the wake of Cady McClain's announcement that she is reprising the role of Dixie on Prospect...

Michael E. Knight's New Gig   Feb 7, 2012

AMC alum Michael E. Knight (ex-Tad) is starring alongside Robin Riker (ex-Beth, B&B) in Blank...

AMC Actors Dish The Latest On Prospect Park   Oct 26, 2011

At the first night of the Tribute To Pine Valley tour held at Town Hall in New York City on October 25, Prospect...

AMC's Knight Says Farewell   Sep 22, 2011

Pine Valley favorite, Michael E. Knight (Tad, AMC), has penned an heartfelt article entitled "Goodbye...

AMC's Knight Says Farewell   Sep 22, 2011

Pine Valley favorite, Michael E. Knight (Tad, AMC), has penned an heartfelt article entitled "Goodbye...

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Other Roles

TV Roles
LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT (David, 2001)
A DIFFERENT KIND OF CHRISTMAS (Alan, 1996)
MURDER, SHE WROTE (B.J., 1992)
MATLOCK (Daniel, 1988)

Film Roles
Rounding First (John, 2004)
Noise (Dr. Steve, 2004)
Undermind (Brian, 2003)
Hexed (Simon, 1993)
Date with an Angel (Jim, 1987)
Baby It's You (Phillip, 1983)

 

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