John Wesley Shipp
Current Character: Eddie Ford
Birthplace: Born in Norfolk, Virginia
After college, John moved to New York City to study acting. He is best known to fans from his time as Mitch Leery on "Dawson's Creek," as well as on "JAG" where he played Colonel Marcus Sutter. He's no stranger to Daytime and has not only held roles on numerous soap operas, he's even won two Daytime Emmys.
The actor has appeared in various Primetime and film roles and is the voice in "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," which is featured on the "Soap Opera Christmas" album.
Daytime Emmy Award Winner - Outstanding Supporting Actor As the World Turns (1986)
Daytime Emmy Award Winner - Outstanding Guest Performer "Santa Barbara" (1987)