Jesse Lee Soffer is an American actor best known for playing Will Munson in the CBS drama As the World Turns, for which he received three Emmy nominations. He is also known for his performances in NBC’s “Chicago Fire” and its spin-off “Chicago PD”, as well as the comedic film “The Brady Bunch Movie” and its sequel “A Very Brady Sequel”.
Sofar was born in Oceaning and grew up in Tarrytown. He eventually ended up living in Connecticut, where he was enrolled at The Gunnery, a private boarding and day prep school. His screen debut happened when he was six years old and got a part in a cereal advertisement. At the age of eight, he joined the cast in a feature film. Since that day, the popularity of the actor continues to grow. Apart from being an incredible performer, Sofar is an excellent soccer player.
Jesse Lee Soffer began her acting journey at the age of six, appearing in an advertisement for Kicks Cereal. In 1993, he made his acting debut through a feature film debut in the comedy ‘Matini’, where he played the role of Dennis Loomis. A year later, she starred in the drama film ‘Safe Passage’ alongside Nick Stahl, Sean Astin, Sam Shepard and Jason London. The actor was immediately cast as Bobby Brady in the 1995 comedy ‘The Brady Bunch Movie’. Later in 1996, he reprized his character in the sequel of the film ‘A Very Brady Sequel’.
In 1998, Sofar starred as Taylor Donovan in the television series ‘Two of a Kind’. The following year, he was given a regular role on Guiding Light, the longest-running drama series in American television history. He was then cast as Will Munson in another on-going television drama ‘As the World Turns’. In 2007, the actor appeared in ‘Gracy’, a sports drama film about a young teenager who deals with the trauma of his brother’s death by seeking permission to play football on an all-boys team.
Sofar received a role in ‘The Mob Doctor’ after a part in the 2011 sci-fi action picture ‘In Time’. Since 2013, he has starred in Dick Wolf’s action-drama series ‘Chicago’ as Jay Halstead. He appeared in the next season launch of the comedy online series ‘Talking Marriage with Ryan Bailey’ in September 2014. The sitcom stars Ryan Bailey as a talk show presenter who provides information on how to maintain the happy state of marriage.
Jesse Lee Soffer was born on April 23, 1984, in Ossining, New York. His parents are Jill Hinds (née Bruning) and Stan Soffer. Jesse lost his father when he was nine years old. He has two younger half-sisters, Shayne and Jenna Hinds, from his mother’s remarriage. She also has two older half-siblings, Craig and Melissa Soffer, from her father’s first marriage. Soffer experienced most of his childhood years in Tarrytown, New York, before relocating to Newtown, Connecticut at the age of ten.
Sofar attended The Gunnery and graduated in 2003. He played football in high school and was selected to the pre school All-Star team during his senior year. He then studied at New York University (NYU).
family and personal life
On April 23, 1984, Jesse Lee Soffer was born Jill B. Hindes and Stan Soffer in New York, USA. Shayne A Hinds, Melissa Soffer, Craig Soffer, and Jenna Hinds are his four half-siblings. He moved to Tarrytown, Westchester County, New York as a child, before settling in Connecticut as an adult.
From 2014 to 2016, he was in a relationship with “Chicago PD” co-star Sophia Bush. Actress Torrey DeVito became Sofar’s new girlfriend in the summer of 2017.
Jesse Lee Soffer is 173 cm tall in meters and weighs 154.32 lbs. He has brown hair and green eyes.
|Name||Jesse Lee Soffer|
|Date of birth||23 April 1984|
|birth place||Ossining, New York, United States|
|height||5 feet 8 inches|
|family||father: stan soffer
Mother: Jill Soffer
Brothers): Craig Soffer
Sister’s): Melissa Soffer, Shayne A Hinds, Jenna Hinds
|Relationship Status||not known|
|wife husband||not known|
|College||New York University|
|net worth||USD 1.5 million (approx)|