Trent was nominated for the 2007 Emmy Award in the Outstanding Supporting Actor category.
The Official Trent Dawson's fan club was created in 2000.
Trent studied theater at the University of Colarado.
Trent attended high school in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. His favorites subjects were Maths, Science, and Arts.
Trent's favorite animated movie is The South Park Movie.
Trent's favorite Simpsons character is Comic book Guy.
In 1996 Trent founded the Blue Coat Repertory Company with some of his peers from Colorado University, where they performed shows and plays.
Trent has appeared in 18 Shakespearan plays.
Trent has had many odd jobs, including picking oranges and singing and playing guitar on the streets.
Trent nearly died from a misdiagnosed burst appendix in 2001.
Trent briefly appeared in the movie Steel Magnolias.
Trent is a huge fan of the Lord and the Rings books and movies.
Trent was a fan club member of J.R.R Tolkien as a child.
Trent received his first Emmy nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in 2006.
Trent's astrological sign is Aquarius.
Trent has appeared in the play the Herbal Bed on Broadway.
He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Colorado.
Trent attended the University of Boston for one year, then went bag-packing in Europe.
The role Trent played on As the World Turns was orginally supposed to last for two weeks.
Trent was on a recurring status with As the World Turns for five years until he was offered a contract.
Trent (on acting): I've been acting since I could walk. I went to a Joni Mitchell concert with my mom at LSU when I was about 2. During a break, I ran up onto the stage and started playing the piano.