Mr. Lavoisier was raised in Phoenixville, PA, where he attended school at Phoenixville High School and then continued his education at nearby Philadelphia's University of the Arts. While in college, he studied music performance specializing in the drums. Mr. Lavoisier then went on to study acting at The School for Film and Television and Michael Howards Studio, as well as studying with private coach Deborah Mathieu-Byers.
Mr. Lavoisier's contract role on OLTL is his first major acting job, although his previous experience includes a small role on ABC Daytime's All My Children, a featured model on Sex and the City, a Saturday Night Live skit, a Time Warner Cable commercial and various student films. The young actor landed a role in the independent film One Day in May, released in the fall of 2002, and also appeared in the feature film Wolves of Wall Street. He is a member of the Manhattan-based theater company Streetlight Productions, in which he performs when his OLTL schedule permits.
In addition to his passions for acting and music, Mr. Lavoisier enjoys sports, including tennis, skiing and golf, and in high school he developed a talent for magic.
John-Paul Lavoisier Facts
|Birthday||March 12, 1979 (39)|
|Birthplace||Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Wolves of Wall Street|