It’s not every day that you come across a smart kid that turn down a college scholarship to focus on acting. Blair Redford gave it all up for his passion.
Blair Redford is an American actor famous for his boyish charms and looks. He was born on the 27th of July, 1983. He grew up in the suburbs of Canton in Atlanta Georgia and attended Sequoyah High school. His birth name is David Blair Redford.
After High School, due to his impressive performances in his academics, he was offered a scholarship to college. Blair turned down the offer to pursue a career in acting. He started working in television performances and his presentation career. His career got a little boost when Warner Bros granted him an opportunity as a team member on the WB Road Crew but after he spent a year on the road crew he moved to LA.
To improve his acting chances, Blair worked for a brief period of time on small gigs in town. But, he did get his big break when he was given the role as Scott Grainger which he used in winning the hearts of so many viewers in The Young and the Restless.
That was in 2005, in February of 2006, he left the show after a year of working on the project. Nevertheless, he only began getting noticed and rose to prominence in The Other Side when he was given the character Reaper #3. His performance in depicting the character remains one of the most remarkable performances of his life.
He has also featured in Lincoln Heights, 90210, Dance of the Dead, The Day the Earth Stood Still, Goy, Voodoo Moon, October Road, Passions, The Lying Game, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Beauty & the Beast.
Blair has also played the role of Simon Waverly in Satisfaction. After this, he appeared in two episodes of The Red Road. He also landed a role, portraying the character of John Proudstar/Thunderbird in the movie The Gifted in 2017. As Thunderbird, he played the role of a strong-willed leader of an underground community.
Being very popular and successful onset, Blair has kept quite a low profile away from the camera and his personal life is kept away from the spotlight. He also kept the number of his children hidden. He is a very sophisticated individual who loves spending time with kids. And in a very recent interview, he suggested he will need time to think about getting married or getting himself into a committed relationship. He is no dwarf and stands at an impressive 5’11” inches tall.
He also boasts an impressive salary which has increased his net worth to around $300,000. It is also important to note that he is an avid tennis player.
The handsome actor is your very own classic racial hybrid and comes from a very complicated and highly mixed ethnicity and descent. He is first of all of the American descent but his mixed ancestry includes German, French, Irish and Native American bloodlines. He also has distant Welsh, Dutch and remote Danish ancestry.
As we all know, Blair Redford is a private person and digging up facts about his dating or marital life won’t be a walk in the park. It is a well-known fact to his fans that the actor isn’t dating anyone currently. Blair Redford isn’t married and he also has no children. It was earlier speculated that he had a relationship with Jessica Michel Serfaty and the rumours were further fueled when the pair posted pictures at an award function. But that was put to bed when photos of Jessica and her boyfriend surfaced on Instagram.
Blair Redford has a well-documented ancestry. However, very little is known about his father, his mother’s name is Deborah Warner Corrao.
Quick Facts You Should Know About Blair Redford
- At the Georgia Renaissance Festival, Blair acted as a pirate named Rusty Compass.
- A very good tennis player, Blair captained his high-school tennis team.
- Blair has worked as a stuntman for an Atlanta-based stunt team -Black Knight Stunts.
- He has a highly mixed ethnicity and ancestry which includes German, French, Irish and Native American bloodlines, in addition to distant Welsh, Dutch and remote Danish ancestry.