|Years active 1988-present|
Name Rick Hearst
Spouse Donna Smoot (m. 1990)
|Full Name Richard Charles Herbst|
Born January 4, 1965 (age 51) (1965-01-04) Howard Beach, New York
Education University of Texas at Austin
Children Cameron Herbst, Nicholas Herbst
Awards Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Movies and TV shows General Hospital, The Young and the Restless, Guiding Light, Brain Damage, Carpool Guy
Similar People Frank Henenlotter, Bradley Bell, Sean Blake, Lee Phillip Bell, Tequan Richmond
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Rick Hearst (born January 4, 1965) is an American actor. He is known for roles in American soap operas.
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- Early life
- Personal life
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Hearst was born Richard Charles Herbst on January 4, 1965, in Howard Beach, New York and raised in Dallas, Texas.
Hearst has been married to wife Donna Smoot since June 9, 1990; they have two sons.
His first film was titled Brain Damage directed by Frank Henenlotter. He has appeared in Days of Our Lives (1989–1990) as Scott "Scotty" Banning II, Guiding Light (1990–1996) as Alan-Michael Spaulding, The Young and the Restless (2000–2001) as the sinister Matt Clark, and The Bold and the Beautiful (2002, 2009-2011) as Whipple "Whip" Jones III. Since 2002, he has appeared on General Hospital (2002–2009) as Ric Lansing. His last airdate was June 25, 2009. He returned to General Hospital February 24, 2014.
Hearst also had a recurring guest-star role on Beverly Hills, 90210, and has guest-starred on other TV series such as Jenny and Pacific Blue. In 2000, he starred as "Rocky" in the theater production of Aven'U Boys with Danica McKellar.
Hearst has been nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award seven times, winning for "Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series" in 2004 and 2007 for his General Hospital role, after previously winning "Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series" for Guiding Light in 1991. He has also been nominated for four Soap Opera Digest Awards, winning "Outstanding Villain" for The Young and the Restless in 2001. In 2005, Hearst filmed the lead role in Carpool Guy, directed by Corbin Bernsen. As of 2012, Hearst holds the distinction of being the only living actor to have appeared on all four remaining soap operas.