Coleman attended the National Theater Institute at The Eugene O' Neill Theater Center right after graduating from Duke in the year 1980.In the year 1981, Coleman got his first major role as Jake Kositchek in the soap opera Days of Our Lives.In 1982, Coleman took one of the first gay characters on television by joining the cast of Dynasty.In this way, Coleman appeared in short-lived series Nightmare Café, Kingdom Hospital, Without a Trace, CSI: Miami, Without a Trace, Entourage and in many more television series.He was really interested in acting, thus decided to pursue acting as a career. After that, Coleman went on to attend the National Theater Institute at The Eugene O' Neill Theater Center to focus on his acting career.Coleman made his debut on screen in the soap opera Days of Our Lives as the character Jake Kositchek also dubbed as The Salem Strangler. Later, in 1982, he began appearing in Dynasty as the character Steven Carrington, who is one of the first gay characters on television. He was then seen in many series like The Love Boat as character Scott Barrett, Bridesmaids as Matt, Daughter of Darkness as Devlin, Children of the Bride as Dennis, The Return of Eliot Ness as Gil Labine, Nightmare Café as Frank Nolan for six of its episodes, Angels in the Endzone as Peter Harper, two episodes of The Naked Truth as Colin Terell, eleven episodes of Oh Baby as the recurring character Rick, Replacing Mark as character Dr.Mark Chandler, thirteen episodes of Kingdom Hospital as character Peter Rickman.
He went on to attend The Solebury School and Duke University.There are numerous searches made in the media regarding Jack Coleman, his biography and shirtless pictures.He is also followed in his twitter and Instagram account. Coleman attended The Solebury School and Duke University.During that time, he developed his interest in acting and though of pursing his career on it.