Rex Balsom on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live was in that role from 2002 until the show's end in 2012.
He attended University of the Arts in Philadelphia, focusing on music performance.
He also appeared in a horror movie and several Off-Broadway plays.
He was reportedly dating Farah Faith, who was his on-screen wife in One Life to Live.
The musician Kurt Weill is another well-known graduate of the University of the Arts.