Christian LeBlanc

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Christian LeBlanc
Christian LeBlanc - Monte-Carlo Television Festival.JPG
Born Christian Jules LeBlanc
(1958-08-25) August 25, 1958 (age 55)
New Orleans, Louisiana

Christian Jules LeBlanc (born August 25, 1958 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is an American actor.

Career[edit]

LeBlanc currently plays Michael Baldwin on The Young and the Restless. He first played the role from 1991 to 1993, and then resumed the role in 1997. He has been nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for the role eight times, and won for Outstanding Lead Actor award in 2005, 2007, and 2009. He previously starred on another soap opera, As the World Turns, playing Kirk McColl from June 2, 1983 until the summer of 1985. Christian appeared on As The World Turns again as his Y&R character Michael Baldwin on April 4 and 5th of 2005 when the character was crossed over to assist Jack and Carly Snyder in a custody suit.

He also made a guest appearance on the Showtime late-night cable TV series Red Shoe Diaries, and reprised the role for a video movie.

LeBlanc also appeared alongside The Young and the Restless co-star Tracey E. Bregman in the video for I Keep On Loving You by Reba McEntire in 2010.

On May 20, 2005, June 15, 2007, and August 30, 2009, LeBlanc won the Daytime Emmy for "Outstanding Lead Actor" for his role on Y&R. He was previously nominated for "Outstanding Supporting Actor" in 1999, 2000, 2003 and 2004.

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
1991 Seeds of Tragedy Driver Television film
1993 Perry Mason: The Case of the Killer Kiss Coach Caldwell Television film, credited as "Christian J. Le Blanc"
1998 The Disturbance at Dinner Pat in the Box
Television
Year Title Role Notes
1983-1985
2005
As the World Turns Kirk McColl/
Michael Baldwin
Contract role, guest
1988 In the Heat of the Night Patrolman Junior Abernathy 8 episodes, credited as "Christian Le Blanc"
1991-1993, 1997- The Young and the Restless Michael Baldwin Contract role
Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series (2005, 2007, 2009)
Nominated — Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series (2011)
Nominated — Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (1999-2000, 2003-2004)
Nominated — Soap Opera Digest Award for Favorite Return
2009 Guiding Light Michael Baldwin 2 episodes

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result
1998 14th Soap Opera Digest Awards Favorite Return The Young and the Restless Nominated
1999 26th Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless Nominated
2000 27th Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless Nominated
2003 30th Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless Nominated
2004 31st Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless Nominated
2005 32nd Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless Won
2007 34th Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless Won
2009 36th Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless Won
2011 38th Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless Nominated
2014 41st Annual Daytime Emmys Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series The Young & the Restless Nominated

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