Hometown: Brooklyn, New York
Birthday: February 26
Greg Rikaart joined THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS in June 2003 as Kevin Fisher. In 2005, Rikaart won a Daytime Emmy as Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. He was nominated for a Daytime Emmy in the same category in 2006, 2007 and 2008.
Rikaart grew up on Staten Island, N.Y. and has an older sister, Keri. He graduated with honors from Villanova University in Pennsylvania. While in college, Rikaart spent a semester in Washington, D.C., interning on Capitol Hill.
After moving to Hollywood to pursue his career as an actor, Rikaart began training with Howard Fine and, early in his career, he appeared in shows including "As If," "Grounded For Life," "That's Life," "Gilmore Girls" and "Strong Medicine." Prior to landing the role of Kevin, Rikaart had a recurring role on "Dawson's Creek." Most recently, he guest-starred on "CSI: Miami," on the Network, "The Closer," and the online hit "Imaginary Bitches," for which he received a Daytime Emmy Award nomination.
Also, he appeared in the feature films "X-Men 2" and "Prey for Rock and Roll."
When not working, Rikaart, an avid environmentalist, enjoys reading, yoga, hiking, mountain biking, watching movies and traveling. His birth date is February 26.