Grant was introduced to acting in prep school, where a supportive drama teacher, John van Meter, encouraged him to try out for a school production. He then attended Washington and Lee University in Virginia, and became heavily involved in the theater program.
He appeared in such diverse plays as The Crucible, The Owl and the Pussycat and The Glass Menagerie, and played the title roles in both Manson and Hamlet. He has also been seen on stage in Baltimore in The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.
Grant next went to New York City to pursue his professional acting career, attending classes at New York University and the Circle in the Square School. He worked for a year as a model before he began to land acting jobs.
Grant has spent time in Los Angeles, where he has had guest roles on such primetime series as Hardcastle and McCormick, Who's the Boss? and The Fall Guy. He was also featured in the television film, Dark Mansions, and had a short-term role on the daytime drama, Capitol. He was seen in the afternoon special, A Very Delicate Matter, prior to joining Guiding Light.
Grant and his wife, Sherry Ramsey, is a lawyer -- she is an Assistant District Attorney in New Jersey. They were married on September 19, 1987. Known for taking in stray or unwanted pets, they live with an assortment of cats and dogs. They spend much of their free time working for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). Grant's birthday is August 6.
Bartender at Mickey's
The Fall Guy
Episode #5.15 "Beach Blanket Bounty"
February 21, 1986
Hardcastle and McCormick
Episode #3.10 "Mirage a Trois"
December 2, 1985
Who's The Boss?
Episode #1.24 "Hunk of the Month"
The Big Bad Swim
Fields of Freedom
Bartender at Mickey's
Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (1998; for Guiding Light)
Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actor (2003, 2004, 2005; for Guiding Light)
Soap Opera Digest Awards Nominee, Favorite Couple with co-star Beth Ehlers [Harley] (1998)
Soap Opera Digest Awards Winner, Favorite New Couple with co-star Beth Ehlers [Harley] (1998)
PLACE OF BIRTH: Baltimore, Maryland
DATE OF BIRTH: August 6, 1959
MARITAL STATUS: Married; Sherry Ramsey [Sep 19, 1987]