Christian LeBlanc

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Christian LeBlanc
Christian LeBlanc - Monte-Carlo Television Festival.JPG
BornChristian Jules LeBlanc
(1958-08-25) August 25, 1958 (age 55)
New Orleans, Louisiana
 
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Christian LeBlanc
Christian LeBlanc - Monte-Carlo Television Festival.JPG
BornChristian 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 his The Young and the Restless wife 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
YearTitleRoleNotes
1991Seeds of TragedyDriverTelevision film
1993Perry Mason: The Case of the Killer KissCoach CaldwellTelevision film, credited as "Christian J. Le Blanc"
1998The Disturbance at DinnerPat in the Box
Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
1983-1985
2005
As the World TurnsKirk McColl/
Michael Baldwin
Contract role, guest
1988In the Heat of the NightPatrolman Junior Abernathy8 episodes, credited as "Christian Le Blanc"
1991-1993, 1997-The Young and the RestlessMichael BaldwinContract 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
2009Guiding LightMichael Baldwin2 episodes

Awards and nominations[edit]

YearAwardCategoryWorkResult
199814th Soap Opera Digest AwardsFavorite ReturnThe Young and the RestlessNominated
199926th Daytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Young and the RestlessNominated
200027th Daytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Young and the RestlessNominated
200330th Daytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Young and the RestlessNominated
200431st Daytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Young and the RestlessNominated
200532nd Daytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Young and the RestlessWon
200734th Daytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Young and the RestlessWon
200936th Daytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Young and the RestlessWon
201138th Daytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Young and the RestlessNominated
201441st Annual Daytime Emmys AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Young & the RestlessNominated

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