|Born||Gregory Andrew Rikaart
February 26, 1977
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Robert Sudduth (m. 2015)|
Rikaart was born in Brooklyn, New York and grew up on Staten Island, New York. He graduated with honors from Villanova University in Pennsylvania. He has a sister, Keri, and two nephews, Nicholas and Luca. While in college, he spent a semester in Washington, D.C., as an intern for a congressman on Capitol Hill.
In June 2013, Rikaart revealed that he is in a committed relationship with writer Robert Sudduth. Rikaart posted a photograph of himself with his boyfriend with the caption, "Not getting married anytime soon, but celebrating #equality tonight nonetheless", in response to the 2013 United States Supreme Court decisions in favor of same-sex marriage equality.
In August 2015, Rikaart was cast in a multi-episode arc on TNT's Major Crimes.
|1999||Felicity||Art Student||Episode: "Portraits"|
|2000||Strong Medicine||Traylor||Episode: "BRCA2"|
|2000||Gilmore Girls||Kid #4||Episode: "Rory's Birthday Parties"|
|2001||Grounded for Life||Jason||Episode: "Dream on"|
|2001||That's Life||Waiter||Episode: "Sex in the Suburbs"|
|2002||As If||Josh||Episode: "Alex's POV"|
|2002–2003||Dawson's Creek||David||Recurring, 7 episodes|
|2003||Prey for Rock & Roll||Scott||Movie|
|2003||X2||Museum Teenager #2||Movie|
|2003||Fake Stacy||Josh Patterson||Short|
|2003–present||The Young and the Restless||Kevin Fisher||Series regular|
|2005||The Closer||Craig Sherman||Episode: "L.A. Woman"|
|2007||CSI: Miami||Scott LeBrock||Episode: "Chain Reaction"|
|2008||Imaginary Bitches||Mark||Episode: "It's Totally What You Think"|
|2013||Bones||Jeffrey Baxter||Episode: "The Cheat in the Retreat"|
|2013||Four Brothers. Or Three. Wait ... Three.||Greg||Short|
Awards and nominations
- Daytime Emmys Winner, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2005)
- Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)
- Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)
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- "Y&R's Greg Rikaart Comes Out On Twitter". Soap Opera Digest. August 26, 2015. Retrieved June 29, 2013.
- Fairman, Michael (August 26, 2015). "Y&R’s Greg Rikaart Ties The Knot With Television Writer Robert Sudduth!". News - Soap Buzz. Retrieved May 13, 2015.
- Harrison, Lilly (August 26, 2015). "Young and the Restless Star Greg Rikaart Marries Longtime Boyfriend Robert Sudduth!". E! Online. Retrieved May 15, 2015.
- Ausiello, Michael (August 28, 2015). "Major Crimes Books Young and RestlessVet Greg Rikaart for Pivotal Arc". TVLine. Retrieved August 24, 2015.