Robert Adamson (actor)

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Robert Adamson
Born Robert Gillespie Adamson IV
(1985-07-11) July 11, 1985 (age 30)
Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 2005–present

Robert Gillespie Adamson IV (born July 11, 1985) is an American actor. He has portrayed the roles of Phil Sanders on the television series Hollywood Heights and Charles Antoni on Lincoln Heights. He currently stars as Noah Newman on the The Young and the Restless.

Personal life[edit]

Adamson became interested in acting when he was a Junior at Alta High in an acting class. Then that summer, he was cast as Othello in the production Othello.[1] He then attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts until 2005 and loved acting ever since. He was only 18 when he moved to Hollywood calling it 'the roughest three years of my life.' His career role model is Christian Bale after he saw him in Empire of the Sun. He is also known to eat mayonnaise directly out of the jar. "Keeps me young," he says. Adamson and fiancée Linsey Godfrey welcomed their first child, a daughter, on June 12, 2014.[2] On August 3, 2015, a representative for The Bold and the Beautiful confirmed that Adamson and Godfrey had ended their engagement, however, they would continue to raise their daughter "in a loving and amicable environment and her needs will always be their common priority".[3]


His first role was in the series Cold Case as a Fraternity brother of a murder suspect.[4] He also guest-starred in the series It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia and had a part in the horror movie Dr. Chopper. From 2007 to 2009, he portrayed teenager Charles Antoni on the ABC Family drama Lincoln Heights. In 2009, he starred as "Donny" in the Disney Channel Original Movie Princess Protection Program alongside Disney stars Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez. He also guest-starred on Disney's Sonny With a Chance.

On August 24, 2012, Adamson replaced his former Princess Protection Program co-star Kevin G. Schmidt as Noah Newman on the CBS Daytime soap opera The Young and the Restless. He taped his first scenes on September 4, for a first appearance on October 1.[5]



Year Title Role Notes
2005 Dr. Chopper Nick
2008 Private High Musical Trey Belton YouTube, Parody of High School Musical
2009 Princess Protection Program Donny Disney Channel Original Movie
In the Mix Caleb Made for TV
Devolved The Rog
The Prankster Eric Hood
It's Complicated N/A
2013 Lip Service Nick Martin Film
2014 Time to Shine Young James Scott
2015 Villisca Caleb Post-production
2015 Zoey to the Max Deputy Dan Post- production


Year Title Role Notes
2005 Cold Case Frank - 1995 Episode: "Ravaged"
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Trey Episode: "Underage Drinking: A National Concern"
2007 - 2009 Lincoln Heights Charles Antoni 43 episodes; 2007–2009
2009 Sonny With a Chance Hayden Episode: "Sonny in the Kitchen with Dinner"
2010 Jonas L.A. Ben Episodes: "Date Expectations" and "A Wasabi Story"
2012 Hollywood Heights Phil Sanders 80 episodes
2012–present The Young and the Restless Noah Newman October 1, 2012 -

Video Games[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2011 King's Quest III Redux: To Heir is Human Gwydion / Prince Alexander AGD Interactive Remake


  1. ^ Teen's "Watch This Face"
  2. ^ Clifford, Kambra (June 23, 2014). "‘B&B’s’ Linsey Godfrey and ‘Y&R’s’ Robert Adamson Welcome Baby Girl". Soap Opera Network. Retrieved June 26, 2014. 
  3. ^ SOD (August 3, 2015). "EXCLUSIVE! REAL-LIFE DUO SPLITS". Soap Opera Digest (United States). American Media, Inc. Retrieved August 3, 2015. 
  4. ^ 2.18 "Ravaged"
  5. ^ "Soap Opera Digest Official Page: NOAH'S NEW ARC ON Y&R". Soaps In Depth. August 24, 2012. Retrieved August 24, 2012. 

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