Jeff Branson (Shayne Lewis on Guiding Light)
Current Character: Shayne Lewis
Birthplace: Born in Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri
Marital Status: Single
Raised in Lake of the Ozarks, MO, Jeff Branson, an avid cyclist, moved to New York City in 1995. There, he studied at an acting conservatory for two years. Prior to completing the program, he had appearances in feature films such as Shaft & Big Kahuna as well as several independent films. Performing in several Off-Broadway shows, he also guest starred on Law & Order & Strangers With Candy.
Mr. Branson joined All My Children playing the role of Jonathan Lavery in 2004. Prior to this, in 2003, Jeff played the role of Alan Spaulding on Guiding Light and had appearances on One Life to Live.
In his spare time, Jeff enjoys donating his time to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. He also enjoys sky diving, cooking, riding his bicycle and playing guitar. He currently resides in New York City.
Doorman - Johnny (2008)
Without a Trace - Mark (2008)
Swing Vote: What Side Are You On? - Jack (2008)
All My Children - Jonathan Lavery (2004-2007)
The Big Bad Swim - Noah Owens (2006)
Four Lane Highway - Andy (2005)
Building Girl - Mark (2005)
Wolves of Wall Street - Tyler (2002)
Get the Hell Out of Heaven - Stix (2002)
Semmelweis - Schmelling (2001)
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit - Chris Lyons (2000)
Shaft - Walter's Friend (2000)
Strangers with Candy - (2000)
Awards & Acclaim
Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2005)
Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2005, 2006)