Mykel Shannon Jenkins

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Mykel Shannon Jenkins
Born (1969-07-03) July 3, 1969 (age 48)
Years active 1999 — present

Mykel Shannon Jenkins (born July 3, 1969) is an American actor, perhaps best known as the winner of the first season of the SOAPnet reality television series I Wanna Be a Soap Star.


His prize for winning the contest was a 13-week-contract on General Hospital as Officer Byron Murphy, though he was dropped to recurring after the contract was over. Jenkins exited the soap when his character was shot and killed. His final appearance was on July 22, 2005.

He began appearing on The Bold and the Beautiful on November 21, 2007, again playing the police officer, Charlie Baker.

In 2010, he co-starred with Scott Adkins in the direct-to-video martial arts film Undisputed III: Redemption.

Personal life[edit]

Jenkins graduated from Loyola University in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is married to the former Tracy Villemarette, a New Orleans area attorney with whom he has a son.[citation needed]


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