Josh Taylor

Josh Taylor (born September 25, 1943 in Princeton, Illinois) is an actor best known for his roles of Chris Kositchek and Roman Brady on the American soap opera Days of Our Lives and Michael Hogan, the father figure on the popular sitcom The Hogan Family.

In 1977 he took the role of bartender Chris Kostichek on Days of Our Lives. He left the show in 1987 to pursue other roles.

In 1997, he returned to Days of Our Lives, this time playing the character of Roman Brady. In 2004, Roman was murdered by the Salem Stalker (who turned out to be his ex-wife, Marlena) during his and Kate's wedding reception.

A few months later, it was revealed that Roman didn't die but was alive on a tropical island called Melaswen (New Salem). He is still appearing on the show.

He has one daughter, Tristan, from his first marriage while in college. He had a long term relationship with dancer and actress Sandahl Bergman in the 1980's. On November 11, 2006, he married Lisa Tremblay, a flight attendant he met in 1995.

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Days of Our Lives Quotes

But if you do anything to hurt my daughter you'll have to answer to me and just so we're clear that rap sheet included running someone over with a car, so you understand.


You're sensitive about getting an ex-priest into the sack so you can grab his elephant.