Patrick Muldoon (Austin Reed on Days of Our Lives)

Current Character: Austin Reed

Birthday: 1968-09-27

Birthplace: Born in San Petro, California USA


Patrick Muldoon is of Croatian and Irish descent. He grew up in San Pedro California to a lifeguard father and an artistic mother. Muldoon played college football for the U.S.C. Trojans, and after he appeared in the Men of U.S.C. calendar, he was approached by Calvin Klein and accepted a job in modeling. He attempted acting afterward and loved it. He did a stint on popular television shows such as "Who's the Boss?," "Silk Stalkings," and of course you remember him in the 90s as "Days of Our Lives" Austin Reed.

The actor won a Soap Opera Digest award for best new actor but decided not to renew after the third year on the soap. Instead, he started work on "Melrose Place," and moved on to film. He had a memorable part in "Starship Troopers" and many indie films before returning to Salem as Austin Reed. Patrick's hobbies include playing in the band Sleeping Masses, and writing music.

Career Highlights

Days of Our Lives - Austin Reed (July 7, 1992 - April 6, 1995, and September 26, 2011 - present)
For Better or for Worse - Actor (2010)
The Wicked Within - Dr. Adams (2011)
Born To Ride - Alex (2011)
Repo - Jeffery Maiser (2010)
The Steam Experiment - Christopher (2009)
Stigmata - Steven (1999)
Starship Troopers - Zander Barcalow (1997)
Melrose Place (TV series) - Richard Hart (1995-1996)
Saved by the Bell - Jeffrey Hunter (1991)
Who's the Boss? - Matt (1990)

Awards & Acclaim

Soap Opera Digest Awards Winner - Outstanding Male Newcomer for Days of Our Lives (1994).