Donnell Turner

Soap Opera Actor

Birthday January 8, 1974

Birth Sign Capricorn

Birthplace Tacoma, WA

Age 49 years old

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Soap actor renowned for giving life to Curtis Gooden on the long-running ABC series General Hospital. He is also recognizable for playing doctors on the CBS soap The Young and the Restless and the NBC series Days of Our Lives.

Before Fame

During college he minored in theater and played basketball. Thereafter he pursued a semi-pro basketball career before turning his sights to acting.


In 2012, he appeared as Officer James in consecutive episodes of the sitcom 2 Broke Girls.

Family Life

Though he was born in Tacoma, Washington, he moved to Chicago, Illinois with his family before he could walk. Then, at the age of ten, his family relocated to Northern California.

Associated With

He stars alongside Maurice Benard on ABC's soap opera General Hospital.