Birthday: June 28
Steve Burton made his daytime television debut in “Days of Our Lives” before landing the role of Jason Quartermaine on “General Hospital” in 1991. He won a Daytime Emmy Award for “Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series” for this role in 1998. He was nominated for “Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series” for his work on THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS in 2014 and 2016.
In 2001, Burton made his feature film debut in “The Last Castle,” starring James Gandolfini and Robert Redford. That same year he appeared in the Steven Spielberg Emmy Award-winning miniseries “Taken.” Burton returned to the role of Jason Morgan in “General Hospital” in 2002. He last appeared on that series in October 2012.
Burton is the voice actor of Cloud Strife in the series “Kingdom Hearts” and “The Compilation of Final Fantasy” video game. Also, he is a partner in a number of successful restaurants and bars throughout the country. His most recent venture is “Jack and Jameson’s Smokehouse” in Nashville.
His birthday is June 28. Follow him on Twitter at @1steveburton.