Born and raised in Chelsea, Massachusetts, Jerry Douglas joined the cast of The Young and the Restless in March 1982.
Douglas attended Brandeis University on a football scholarship, where he graduated with a BS degree in Economics.
Upon graduating from college, Douglas studied acting -- and it paid off. Douglas has appeared in over 100 television series in his career. On the short list of shows on which he has appeared are Hill Street Blues, Melrose Place, The Rockford Files and Walton's Mountain.
Jerry Douglas passed away November 9, 2021, after a brief illness. He was 88. For more on the life of Jerry Douglas, read Jerry Douglas, The Young and the Restless' John Abbott for more than 30 years, has died.
Brinks: The Great Robbery
The Dead Don't Die
Travis Logan, D.A.
Officer Francis Erwin
Board Room Man
Good Guys Wear Black
Blast of Silence
PLACE OF BIRTH: Chelsea, Massachusetts
DATE OF BIRTH: November 12, 1932
HAIR: Light Brown
MARITAL STATUS: Married, Kymberly Bankier [Apr 6, 1985]