Gavin Houston

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Gavin Houston
Born Gavin Alexander Houston
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Occupation Actor
Years active 1992–present

Gavin Alexander Houston is an American actor. As of 2013, Houston began starring as a series regular in the role of Jeffrey Harrington on the Oprah Winfrey Network primetime television soap opera, The Haves and the Have Nots.[1][2] He is also known for role as Remy Boudreau on the CBS daytime soap opera Guiding Light (2002-2006).

Life and career[edit]

Houston is the son of Lloyd and Colette Houston. He has an older sister named Tonza.[3][4] Houston also has a daughter.[5] After graduating from the University of Florida, Houston studied at the Manhattan Theatre Club.[4] He began his career as a child actor appearing in commercials, and in an episode of The Cosby Show.[4] He had a recurring role on the ABC soap opera General Hospital, also guest-starred on Wizards of Waverly Place and Without a Trace.[4]


Year Title Role Notes
1992 The Cosby Show Paul Episode: "Clair's Reunion"
2002-2006 Guiding Light Remy Boudreau Series regular
2007 The Singles Table Rick Episode: "The Emergency"
2008 Wizards of Waverly Place Paul Episode: "Credit Check"
2008 Without a Trace Vince Episode: "Rewind"
2010 General Hospital Sly Thomas Recurring role
2011 The Bay Tony Foster 5 episodes
2011 Minkow Hulking Jock
2011 Spy Mike Chase
2011 The Rum Diary Sailor
2013–present The Haves and the Have Nots Jeffrey Harrington Series regular
2014 Presumed Dead in Paradise Blake Lifetime movie
2016 Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart Babyface Lifetime movie
2016 The Secret She Kept Lance TVOne movie


External links[edit]