Daren Kagasoff

Actor
It only took one role to change the life of actor Daren Kagasoff. After dropping out of college to make a go of it in Hollywood, Kagasoff was plucked from obscurity amidst hundreds of hopefuls, hitting the celebrity ... Read more »
Born: 09/16/1987 in Encino, California, USA

Filmography

Actor (4)

Red Band Society 2014 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

Ouija 2014 (Movie)

Trevor (Actor)

Stalker 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Secret Life of the American Teenager 2007 - 2012 (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

It only took one role to change the life of actor Daren Kagasoff. After dropping out of college to make a go of it in Hollywood, Kagasoff was plucked from obscurity amidst hundreds of hopefuls, hitting the celebrity jackpot when he was cast as the enigmatic bad boy Ricky Underwood on "The Secret Life of the American Teenager" (ABC Family, 2008- ), a drama that dealt with controversial topics like teenage pregnancy and child abuse. Kagasoff captivated audiences in his layered portrayal of a high school student who unexpectedly impregnates a girl after a one-night stand. Even though it was his first major acting role, Kagasoff gave the emotionally charged performance of a seasoned veteran, cementing his place as one of Hollywood's fastest-rising stars.

Relationships

Justin Kagasoff

Brother
Diagnosed with Fragile X as a kid

Natalie Kagasoff

Sister

EDUCATION

San Francisco State University

San Francisco , California
Dropped out and pursue acting

Montclair College Preparatory

Van Nuys , California
Played short stop for the school's baseball team

Milestones

2011

Nominated for the 2011 Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor: Drama

2008

Cast as troubled teen Ricky Underwood on ABC Family's "The Secret Life of the American Teenager"

2007

Made acting debut playing the lead role in the Whitmore-Lindley Theatre Center production of "subUrbia"

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