Who is Jesse Lee Soffer? Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Net Worth, Girlfriend

Jesse Lee Soffer (born April 23, 1984) is an actor from the United States. He is most known for his role as Will Munson on the CBS serial opera As the World Turns, for which he got three Emmy nominations. Since 2014, he has appeared as Jay Halstead on the NBC drama Chicago P.D., and he has guest-starred as part of the main cast in Chicago P.D. crossover episodes with Chicago Med and Chicago Fire. He is particularly well-known for his portrayal as Bobby Brady in the comedies The Brady Bunch Movie and A Very Brady Sequel.


Jesse Lee Soffer Early Life and Education

He was born in Ossining, New York on April 23, 1984 to Jill Hindes (née Bruning) and Stan Soffer. Soffer grew up in Tarrytown, New York, before moving to Newtown, Connecticut, when he was ten years old.
Soffer attended The Gunnery and graduated in 2003. During his final year, he was chosen to the all-star squad (prep school category) for soccer. He studied at New York University (NYU).

Jesse Childhood Picture

Jesse Lee Soffer Parents, Family and Siblings

He was born in Ossining, New York on April 23, 1984 to Jill Hindes (née Bruning) and Stan . When he was nine years old, his father died. From his mother’s second marriage, Soffer has two younger half-sisters, Shayne and Jenna Hindes. Craig and Melisa Soffer, his father’s first marriage, have two elder half-siblings. Soffer grew up in Tarrytown, New York, and then relocated to Newtown, Connecticut, when he was eight years old.

Jesse with mother

Jesse Lee Soffer Career

Soffer’s acting career began at the age of six, when he was cast in a Kix cereal commercial.  He made his feature film début in 1993, at the age of eight, in the comedy Matinee, alongside John Goodman and Cathy Moriarty.

Soffer co-starred as Percival in the drama Safe Passage in 1994. Soffer co-starred as Bobby Brady in the comedy The Brady Bunch Movie in 1995, and he repeated the role a year later in A Very Brady Sequel.   He continued her record of working with Oscar-caliber and A-list talent in the TV movie From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, as a runaway-turned-sleuth Jamie Kincaid. He collaborated with director Richard Shepard on the AMC television film The Royale.

Chicago PD

Soffer was cast as Taylor Donovan on the ABC comedy Two of a Kind in 1998, with Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. He also played Max Nickerson in the CBS serial drama Guiding Light in 1999. He quit the show after four months to concentrate on his academics.

Jesse Lee Soffer Television Career

After graduating from high school, Soffer returned to his television profession. He took over the role of troubled adolescent Will Munson on the CBS soap opera As the World Turns in 2004. He held the position till April 4, 2008. Soffer had three Daytime Emmy nominations for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series for his performance on ATWT as of 2008, as well as a Soap Opera Digest Award nomination for Outstanding Younger Lead Actor in 2005.

Soffer returned to cinema in 2007, co-starring with Carly Schroeder in Davis Guggenheim’s true-life sports drama Gracie. He returned to As the World Turns in July 2010 to resume his role as Will Munsen.

Jesse Lee Soffer Chicago P.D Show

Soffer was cast as Det. Jay Halstead in the NBC police procedural drama Chicago P.D., the first spin-off show from the drama Chicago Fire, in June 2013.  Halstead first appeared on Chicago Fire in the second season opener. The first episode of Chicago P.D. aired on January 8, 2014.  NBC renewed the sitcom for a second season on March 19, 2014. The second season will air on September 24, 2014, according to NBC. On the episode, Soffer does his own stunts.

Soffer made an appearance in the second season premiere of the YouTube comedy/talk webseries Talking Marriage with Ryan Bailey on September 24, 2014.

Jesse Lee Soffer Personal Life

From May 2014 to November 2016, Soffer was in a relationship with Chicago P.D. co-star Sophia Bush.

Jesse With Sophia

After a year of dating, Soffer began dating Chicago Med actress Torrey DeVitto, who confirmed their romance in August 2018. In May 2019, the couple declared the end of their relationship.

Jesse Lee Soffer Net Worth, Income and Lifestyle

Jesse Lee Soffer net worth: He is a $5 million net worth American actor. He is possibly best remembered for his roles in the television shows As the World Turns and Chicago P.D.


He has Also won Daytime Emmy Award nomination and Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series (2006, 2007, 2008).

Jesse Lee Soffer Films

  • 1993 Matinee, The Silent Alarm
  • 1994 Safe Passage
  • 1995 The Brady Bunch
  • 1996 A Very Brady
  • 2007 Gracie
  • 2011 In Time

Jesse Lee Soffer Height Weight And Physical Appearance

Height (approx.) In Feet Inches: 9’9″.  Meters: 1.78 m. In Centimeters: 178 cm. Weight (approx.) In Kilograms: 73 kg. In Pounds: 165 lbs.
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Jesse Lee Soffer Information Table

All the details about Jesse Lee Soffer are present in the Table below.

Real Name Jesse Lee Soffer
Profession Actor, TV personality
Gender Male
Nickname Jesse
Height (approx.) In feet inches: 5’9″

centimetres: 178 cm

In meters: 1.78 m

Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 73 kg

In pounds- 165 lbs.

Shoe Size

Not Known

Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Short
Date of Birth 23 April, 1984
Age (as in 2022) 38 Years
Birth Place Ossining, New York, United States
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Tauras
Nationality American
Hometown Ossining, New York, United States
School The Gunnery
Higher Education New York University
Education Graduate
Religion Christianity
Ethnicity White
Hair Color Brown
  • 1993 Matinee, The Silent Alarm
  • 1994 Safe Passage
  • 1995 The Brady Bunch
  • 1996 A Very Brady
  • 2007 Gracie
  • 2011 In Time
Hobbies/Interests Not Known
Marital Status Unmarried
Past Girlfriends Sophia Bush, Torrey DeVitto
Sexuality Straight
Parents Father- Stan Soffer

Mother- Jill Hindes

Siblings Shayne and Jenna Hindes

Craig and Melisa Soffer

Tattoos NA
Children NA
Net Worth $5 Million USD

Lesser Known Facts about Jesse Lee Soffer

  1. Jesse Lee Soffer is quite the athlete.
  2. Also, he was featuring in The Brady Bunch.
  3. Jesse Lee Soffer and Dick Wolf attended the same school
  4. Interestingly, he shares a connection with the Olsen twins
  5. He dated Sophia Bush and Torrey DeVitto
  6. To be clear, Jesse Lee Spencer has three Daytime Emmy nominations

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