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Michael Muhney
Genoa City Presence
At A Glance
Born and raised in Chicago, Michael Muhney moved to Texas at age eight where he resided until heading back to Chicago for college. He received a bachelor's degree from the Goodman School of Drama at DePaul University.

Muhney starred as a series regular in the television series Turks, The Huntress and, most recently, as Sheriff Lamb on Veronica Mars. His numerous television guest starring roles include Without a Trace, Numb3rs, ER, Charmed, NCIS, Boomtown and CSI: Miami. He also starred in the mini-series, A Will of Their Own.

Muhney's film credits include Columbus Day; Reeker: No Man's Land; Lovers, Liars and Lunatics; Act Your Age, which he also co-wrote and produced; Virtual Nightmare; Disconnect; Love 101; and the award-winning independent feature at the DigiDance Film Festival, Nicolas.

In his free time, Muhney enjoys rock climbing, ultimate Frisbee, basketball, golf, and soccer. He is a member of MENSA, and he is also an active participant in Pancreatic Cancer charity foundations, as well as numerous other charity organizations. Muhney currently resides in Los Angeles.
Acting Portfolio
TELEVISION
The Young and the Restless
Adam Newman
June 25, 2009 to January 31, 2014

Family Practice
Kent Kinglare
2008

CSI: Miami
Rob Mason
2008

Veronica Mars
Sheriff Don Lamb
2004-2007

Numb3rs
Lt. Joseph Karnes
2006

Without a Trace
Billy Melina
2003

Charmed
Seth
2003

JAG
Major Jack McBurney
2003

Boomtown
Chris Griggs
2002

ER
Colin Prentice
2002

The Huntress
Detective Mark Farrell
2000-200

Everything But the Girl
Brad
2001

Virtual Nightmare
Dale Hunter
2000

Turks
Paul Turk
1999

A Will of Their Own
William Steward
1998

Real Life
Jason
1998
Acting Portfolio
FILM
Disconnect
Dylan
2009

The Portal
Daniel Savanah
2009

Columbus Day
Detective Daniels
2008

No Man's Land: The Rise of Reeker
Deputy Harris McAllister
2008

Act Your Age
Lake Emerson
2008

One Night
Jack
2007

Lovers, Liars and Lunatics
Louis
2006

Nicolas
2001

Love 101
Andrew
2000
Awards & Acclaim
Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2013)

Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2012, 2013)
Vital Statistics
PLACE OF BIRTH: Chicago, Illinois
DATE OF BIRTH: June 12, 1975
MARITAL STATUS: Married
CHILDREN: Daughter, Ella Michael [Dec 18, 2007]
News Archives
News Archive: Newcomer to bring Adam Wilson back to Genoa City. [Jan 21, 2008]
News Archive: Engen reportedly quits over gay storyline. [May 21, 2009]
News Archive: Fans amused, annoyed by Y&R star's joke. [Sep 14, 2009]
News Archive: It may be the end of the line for Michael Muhney. [Mar 1, 2010]
News Archive: Reports mistakenly state heroic Y&R star has died. [Jul 28, 2010]
News Archive: LISTEN: Michael Muhney visits Soap Central Live. [Dec 12, 2011]
News Archive: Muhney, wife to welcome third child. [May 25, 2012]
News Archive: Muhney inks new Y&R contract. [Apr 27, 2013]
News Archive: Muhney lands first Daytime Emmy nomination. [May 1, 2013]
News Archive: Y&R fires Michael Muhney. [Dec 17, 2013]
News Archive: Muhney on firing: I saw it coming, and I didn't see it coming. [Dec 18, 2013]
News Archive: Report: Muhney fired over misconduct. [Jan 4, 2014]
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