Trent Dawson (Henry Coleman on As the World Turns)

Current Character: Henry Coleman

Birthday: 1971-02-04

Birthplace: Born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana USA


Trent Dawson was born on February 4 in Baton Rouge, LA. He attended Boston University before leaving to spend a year touring Europe. Upon his return, he received his bachelor of Fine Arts in acting from the University of Colorado at Boulder. While attending school, he performed in the Colorado Shakespeare Festival and began teaching stage fighting. After graduation, he moved to New York City, got the role of Romeo in Romeo and Juliet, and began touring in Shakespeare companies all over the country. He has appeared in several Off-Broadway shows, as well as film and other daytime television series.

Career Highlights

As the World Turns - Henry Coleman (1999 to February 15, 2005) Recurring; (February 16th, 2005 to Present) contract
Steel Magnolias (1989)

Awards & Acclaim

Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2006, 2008)
Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2006)