She is of Australian (from her paternal side), Scottish, German and Irish descent.
She has lineage tracing back to the Scottish King Malcolm.
Bethany Joy Lenz was born on April 2, 1981, in Hollywood, Florida.
Lenz is the only child of Robert George Lenz, a history teacher and therapist, and Catharine Malcolm Holt Shepard, a personnel manager and entrepreneur.
At one point, he pulled small containers of Spam out of his back pocket and doled them out to fans that asked good questions.
He also jaunted out into the crowd to better hear a fan’s question, only to make her so overwhelmed by his presence that she began to cry.
She appeared in various pilots, commercials and films and performed regional theatre until she was eventually cast as a series regular on Guiding Light.
At the age of seventeen, Lenz earned a nine episode gig as the teenage clone of Reva Shayne on the CBS Daytime soap opera Guiding Light.
He gave her a big hug before returning to the stage.
During the panel, fans were eager to know everything from what trinkets they took from the set (Lenz took the “Julius Caesar” book Haley gave to Lucas) to their favorite scenes involving Naley (the fan-favorite couple comprised of Lenz’s Haley James Scott and James Lafferty’s Nathan Scott).
like being able to come back here and pick up right where we left off with people I haven’t seen in three to four years.” Johansson, meanwhile, took life lessons away from playing the villainous and possibly misunderstood Dan Scott.
“Nine years of my life was playing a guy who was honestly just seeking redemption and to love his family even though he didn’t know how to do it,” he said. Like how not to be a dad.” Thanks to Johansson’s hijinks, the panel took on a zany tone that kept the audience laughing from beginning to end.
The younger actor was just short of 7 years old when he made his first appearance as Jamie on the show's Season 5 premiere.