♥ Drake Hogestyn's Resumé ♥


♥ Drake Hogestyn's Resumé ♥

Game Shows
WHEEL OF FORTUNE - Celebrity Panel Participant 2000
WORD PLAY - Celebrity Panel Participant, five shows 1987
Interactive Video
CO-STAR - Drake and two other actors playing scenes for viewers to participate in with them; Drake hosted the video 1994
Movie Of The Week
A WOMAN CALLED JACKIE mini-series - Drake introduced one of the episodes and commented leading into commercials 1993
BEVERLY HILLS COWGIRL BLUES - Drake played Rod, a cop, engaged to Amanda Ryder, played by Lisa Hartman Black 1985
GENERATION - Pilot aired as movie of the week - Drake played Jack Breed, a combat hockey player 1985
Of Special Interest
Planet Hollywood's New York Flagship Store displays "John Black's" infamous boots and leather jacket 1998
Asked by Shelley Long to work with her on two separate projects over the years: KELLY KELLY and PUT THE SEAT DOWN, but he didn't want to leave DAYS 1997
Was in discussions with Gary Busey and Joe Pesci to do movie with them called PRY BAR but his DAYS schedule wouldn't permit the time off 1993
Played with Hollywood Allstars celebrity softball team for charity around the country 1986 - 1994
Played in the New York Yankee Organization - Minor League All-Star in 1976 1976 - 1977
Representing NBC And DAYS OF OUR LIVES
Publicity Tour to South Africa with Galen Gering (Rafe) and Ariane Zucker (Nicole) 2012
Publicity Tour to Monte Carlo - Forty-Eighth Television Festival Awards 2008
Publicity Tour to Australia 2007
Special Appearances
TOP CHEF MASTERS - Celebrity Judge, with several DAYS stars 2013
BATTLE OF THE NETWORK STARS - Contestant 2003
GOOD DAY LIVE - Guest 2003, 2004
DICK CLARK'S TV CENSORED ALL-STAR BLOOPERS - Hosted a segment 1995
SUPERSTAR AMERICAN GLADIATORS - Contestant 1995
THE LEEZA GIBBONS SHOW - Guest 1995, 1997, 1998
FORT WAYNE, INDIANA BICENTENNIAL SHOW - Guest 1994
THE MCLAUGHLIN GROUP - Guest 1992
THE TONIGHT SHOW - Guest (First daytime soap actor to appear on the show); also appeared in several skits with Eileen Davidson and Jay Leno 1992, twice in 1993, 1994
THE TODAY SHOW - Guest 1992, 1997, 1998, 2011
THE OPRAH WINFREY SHOW - Guest 1990
BRIDAL SHOW - Master of Ceremonies 1988
THE GERALDO RIVERA SHOW - Guest 1988
SOAP OPERA DIGEST AWARDS - Presenter, Host 1988, 1989, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1998
CIRCUS OF THE STARS - High Wire Act with Lynn Herring and Todd McKee 1987
DANCE FEVER - Judge 1987
QUEEN OF HEARTS PAGEANT - Master of Ceremonies 1987
THE RICHARD SIMMONS SHOW - Guest 1987
WEST VIRGINIA STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL - Field Marshall 1986
DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS - Presenter, Host 1986, 1992, 1993, 1997
Television
GOOD DAY L.A. - Drake was interviewed 2011
ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT CANADA - Drake and Deidre were interviewed regarding their visit to Canada 2011
MORNING NEWS, Canada - Drake and Deidre were interviewed regarding their visit to Canada 2011
TODAY IN L.A. WEEKEND - Drake was interviewed 2011
FOX 26 NEWS, Houston, TX - AMERICAN IDOL SEGMENT - Drake talked with the reporter about what's happening on AMERICAN IDOL 2011
FOX 26 MORNING NEWS, Houston, TX - Drake and others from DAYS talked to the reporter about why they were in Houston, promoting the DAYS OF OUR LIVES - 45 YEARS, A CELEBRATION IN PHOTOS book 2011
PICCOLO CHEF - VEGGIE GELATO EPISODE - Drake plays "base-beet" with some kids and makes veggie ice cream to help children like their vegetables 2011
EXTREME FAN - Drake hosted a special day with two contest winners 2005 (SoapNet)
SOAP TALK - Celebrating DAYS' Fortieth Anniversary - Guest 2005 (SoapNet)
SOAP TALK IN HAWAII - Guest 2005 (SoapNet)
CALIFORNIA NORTH - Guest 1987
GOOD COMPANY - Guest 1986
OTHERWORLD - Weekly Series - Drake was in one episode called "Princess Metra" 1984 (CBS)
GLITTER - Weekly Series 1984 (NBC)
EISCHEID - Weekly Series - Drake was in one episode 1979 (NBC)
FROM HERE TO ETERNITY - Weekly Series - Drake was in one episode and received his Screen Actor's Guild (SAG) card 1979 (CBS)
Television Series Regular
DAYS OF OUR LIVES - John Black is BACK! 2011 - Present (NBC)
DAYS OF OUR LIVES - John Black for twenty-three years 1986 - 2009 (NBC)
NIGHT SINS - Primetime episode of DAYS OF OUR LIVES 1993 (NBC)
ONE STORMY NIGHT - Primetime episode of DAYS OF OUR LIVES 1992 (NBC)
SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Brian McFadden, second brother 1982 - 1983 (CBS)
Theater
JUDGMENT AT NUREMBERG - Dr. Ernst Janning -
Santa Monica Playhouse, Santa Monica, CA
2011
Web Series
REALITY BYTES THE SERIES - Jerry Parker. Drake was also named a producer, but the show was canceled before it aired 2010
PERSONAL INFORMATION
Awards
Winner, SOAP OPERA DIGEST'S Hottest Male Star 1994, 1995
Winner, SOAP OPERA UPDATE'S Most Valuable Player, Best Actor for DAYS and Best of the Best Actor for all soaps 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997
Winner, DAYTIME TV'S Reader's Poll: More number one rankings than any other actor in history 1986 - 1999
Education
University of South Florida, Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and Applied Science
Training
Steven Anderson - Private Acting Coach 2007-2008
Columbia Pictures National Talent Development Program - under the guidance of Sydney Pollack, Martin Ritt, Walter Mathau, and Daniel Meinick Prior to 1979


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