Vincent Irizarry, who was born on November 12, 1959 in Queens, New York, is an actor best known for his portrayal of Dr. David Hayward on the soap opera All My Children
. He originated the role in 1997 and played until November 2006. In the same year, he was cast for the role of David Chow on The Young and the Restless. His earlier acting credits include his appearance on daytime series Guiding Light
, where he played Lujack Luvonaczek. Irizarry first discovered his love for performing when he entered Berklee College of Music in Boston. He later moved to New York to pursue a professional acting career, an endeavor which proved to be successful.
David Chow is played by Vincent Irizarry in the soap opera The Young and the Restless. David is a savvy political operative who came to Genoa City avenging the murder of his former fiancée, Carmen Mesta. He publicized the tape which showed Drucilla Winters in an argument with Carmen, thus placing her on top of the suspect list. He also hired a woman who looked like Carmen to "haunt" Drucilla and drive her crazy, but the plan failed when Neil saw the woman was a fake. Victor Newman hired him to work on Jack Abbott's campaign for state senator however, David released a video of Victor's wife stripping. He was soon fired by John and Victor and subsequently, Nikki hired him to work as her campaign manager.
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