Kristoff St. John

An actor for most of his life, Kristoff St. John's first big role was as a young Alex Haley in the iconic miniseries Roots. He also guest starred as one of Denise Huxtable’s boyfriends on the hit family sitcom The Cosby Show. But St. John is best known for his role as Neil Winters on the daytime soap The Yong and the Restless, where he has been a cast member for more than 20 years. In 1992, he won the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series for his role in Y&R.