Steve received his first Emmy in May, 1998, for Outstanding Supporting
Actor in a Drama Series. He also received an award for Outstanding Supporting
Actor at the nationally televised Soap Opera Awards in February, 1998.
Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, Mr. Burton was raised in the Midwest and
attended several different high schools in the nation's heartland before
moving with his father to California. Before graduating from Beverly
Hills High school, Mr. Burton studied drama and was a member of the school's
acclaimed Theatre 40.
A very successful career in commercials led to a three-year run on the
popular syndicated comedy series, Out of This World, playing the role of
Chris Fuller. Mr. Burton made his daytime drama debut in the recurring
role of Harris Michaels on Days of Our Lives.
A gifted and enthusiastic athlete, Mr. Burton enjoys and excels at virtually
every sport, but prefers surfing above them all. Mr. Burton is newly married
and lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Sheree.