About Soap Star Bradley Cole

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on June 24, 2001

Can you tell me something about Bradley Cole, who plays Prince Richard Winslow on Guiding Light?
—Betty A., Iowa

Bradley Cole joined Guiding Light in 1999 and won a Soap Opera Digest award for Best New Character the next year. Born in Southern California, he graduated from Pepperdine University, where a baseball injury turned him to acting. After graduation, Cole traveled to Europe, where he launched his acting career. He's appeared in the international soap opera Riviera, as well as films Sweet Revenge, Touch and Die, and 5 Days in June. Cole also played guitar in an amateur rock group, which released an album titled Tonite. The album features songs inspired by the music of the '60s. Cole lives in New York City and spends his free time playing guitar and riding horses.