Famous American Actor, Jesse Lee Soffer, 38, Is he leaving Chicago Police Department?

Jesse Lee Soffer is a well-known American actor. He is best known for his role as Will Munson on the CBS soap opera As the World Turns, for which he received three Emmy nominations. From 2014 to 2022, he starred as Jay Halstead on the NBC drama Chicago P.D. and appeared as a main cast member in crossover episodes with Chicago Med and Chicago Fire.

He is also well-known for his portrayal of Bobby Brady in the comedies The Brady Bunch Movie and A Very Brady Sequel.

Why is Jay Halstead actor Jesse Lee Soffer leaving the Chicago Police Department?

It’s interesting to note that Lee Soffer had been playing Det. Jay Halstead since 2013, before joining the cast of “Chicago P.D.” in 2014. Variety has exclusively confirmed that the actor would be leaving the show after eight years and ten seasons. After the fall season’s conclusion, Jesse will give up his role. Season 10 of “Chicago P.D.” will debut on NBC on September 21 at 10 p.m. ET.

Jesse’s thank-you note to his coworkers and fans also made headlines after his role was officially confirmed. He expressed gratitude to his supporters for their unflagging support over the years and said he will always be proud of his time as Det. Jay Halstead. Regarding his devotion to his role, Jesse’s social media accounts primarily feature images from the set and some previously unreleased images of Jay. The news has left the show’s fanbase puzzled but supportive.

Jesse Lee Soffer Age, Family, Early Life

Jesse Lee Soffer was born on April 23, 1984 (at the age of 38) in Ossining, New York, United States. His Zodiac sign is Taurus and He belongs to the white ethnic group.

jesse lee soffer family

Jesse Lee Soffer’s father died when he was nine years old in 1993. From his mother’s second marriage, Soffer has two younger half-sisters, Shayne and Jenna Hindes. Craig and Melisa Soffer, his father’s first marriage, has two older half-siblings. Soffer grew up in Tarrytown, New York, before moving to Newtown, Connecticut, when he was ten years old.

Jesse Lee Soffer Girlfriend, What about his Relationship?

From May 2014 to November 2016, Jesse Lee Soffer was in a relationship with Chicago P.D. co-star Sophia Bush. After a year of dating, Soffer began dating Chicago Med star Torrey DeVitto, who confirmed their romance in August 2018. In May 2019, the couple announced the end of their relationship.

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Jesse Lee Soffer Career, What is his profession?

Soffer’s acting career began at the age of six when he was cast in a Kix cereal commercial. He made his feature film debut in 1993, at the age of eight, in the comedy Matinee, alongside John Goodman and Cathy Moriarty. Soffer co-starred as Percival in the drama Safe Passage in 1994. Soffer co-starred as Bobby Brady in the comedy The Brady Bunch Movie in 1995, and he reprised the role a year later in A Very Brady Sequel.  

He continued her pattern of working with Oscar-caliber and A-list talent in the TV movie From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, playing a runaway-turned-sleuth Jamie Kincaid. He collaborated with director Richard Shepard on the AMC television film The Royale.

Soffer was cast as Taylor Donovan on the ABC sitcom Two of a Kind in 1998, alongside Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. He also played Max Nickerson on the CBS soap opera Guiding Light in 1999. He left the show after four months to concentrate on his studies. Soffer returned to his television career after graduating from high school.

CBS Soap Opera

He took over the role of troubled adolescent Will Munson on the CBS soap opera As the World Turns in 2004. Soffer was cast as Det. Jay Halstead in the NBC police procedural drama Chicago P.D., the first spin-off show from the drama Chicago Fire, in June 2013. Halstead first appeared on Chicago Fire in the second season premiere.

The first episode of Chicago P.D. aired on January 8, 2014. NBC renewed the series for a second season on March 19, 2014. The second season will premiere on September 24, 2014, according to NBC. On the show, Soffer performs his own stunts. Soffer made an appearance in the second season premiere of the YouTube comedy/talk web series Talking Marriage with Ryan Bailey on September 24, 2014.

How much is Jesse Lee Soffer Net Worth?

Jesse Lee Soffer’s net worth has not yet been investigated in detail.

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Which school and college did he go to?

Jesse Lee Soffer attended The Gunnery and graduated in 2003. During his senior year, he was named to the all-star team (prep school category) for soccer.  He studied at New York University (NYU).

Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

Jesse Lee Soffer is active on Instagram and Twitter. He has 1.2M+ followers on Instagram and 252.7K+ followers on Twitter.

Physical Appearance of Jesse Lee Soffer’s Height, Weight

HeightNot Available
Hair colorBlack
Eye colorBluish
WeightNot Available
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Jesse Lee Soffer’s should be known

Zodiac signTaurus
Relationship StatusIn a relationship