Sean Blakemore (Shawn, General Hospital) celebrates his birthday milestone, learn more about him here--->>
Please join us in wishing General Hospital's Sean Blakemore a Happy Birthday! The star, who was born on August 10, 1967, in St. Louis, Missouri, is celebrating his 55th birthday today!
Blakemore is the fifth of seven children (five girls and two boys) from a single-parent household. He has one brother, Ronnell, and five sisters, Kim, Sharon, Yvonne, Yvette, and Rechelle.
He attended Hazelwood East High School in his hometown of St. Louis. Blakemore was a successful model, then moved to Los Angeles on July 19, 1998, to become an actor. Blakemore married Nadyia Jones on June 19, 2010. In May 2013, the Blakemores welcomed their first child, a daughter.
Over the years, he has appeared in The Young and the Restless and Days of Our Lives. Though, it's his role as Shawn Butler on General Hospital that will stand out to viewers. Blakemore was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor twice at the Daytime Emmys with a win in 2016.