Jerry Douglas is a well-known American TV and film actor. Jerry Douglas is well-known for his roles in “The Young and the Restless,” “Mission: Impossible,” and “The Feather and Father Gang,” among others.
Early Life of Jerry Douglas
Jerry Douglas was born on November 12, 1932, and he is currently 88 years old. Gerald Rubenstein is his birth name. Jerry is from Chelsea, Massachusetts, and his zodiac sign is Scorpio. Jerry comes from a Jewish family. Jerry’s parents are both Eastern European immigrants.
Jerry, who grew up in Chelsea, attended Brandeis University. He went there to pursue a degree in economics. Jerry later dropped out of law school in Boston after only eight months. Jerry then went on to audition for acting roles. Jerry, on the other hand, lacked training, which irritated him. Jerry was forced to relocate to California as a result of this.
Who is Jerry Douglas Wife?
Jerry Douglas met his first wife, Arlene Martel, after relocating to California. They were married from October 20, 1962 to 1973. Adam Palmer, the couple’s young son, was the couple’s only child. They later welcomed two children, Avra Douglas and Jod Douglas (AKA Jod Kaftan). However, at the peak of Jerry’s career, Arlene decided to relocate herself and their two children to Carmel.
Jerry’s wife is currently Kymberly Bankier. They have been married since April 6, 1985. Hunter Douglas is the name of Jerry and Kym’s son. Jerry and Kymberly first met at a Muscular Dystrophy Association event. Kymberly is also an author, lifestyle and beauty expert, cancer survivor, and TV personality.
What is the Net Worth of Jerry Douglas?
According to online sources, he has a net worth of around $5 million.
Body Measurement of Jerry Douglas
Jerry Douglas is about 5 feet 11 inches tall, or 1.8 meters. Jerry’s other body measurements include his weight, chest-waist-hip measurements, biceps, dress size, shoe size, and so on. Jerry, too, has blue eyes and blonde hair that has greyed with age.
In terms of his social media presence, Jerry Douglas joined Twitter in January 2013 and currently has over 3.5k followers on his @jerrydouglasyr account. Pam, Jerry’s assistant, manages his social media accounts. Similarly, the actor is on Instagram. His username is @jerrydouglas8 and he has over 2.5k followers.
However, the actor hasn’t been active on this account since 2018. He is quite active on his other account, @jerrydouglas46, which has over 1.1k followers. Jerry can also be seen in his wife’s Instagram posts on @kymdouglas.
Professional Career of Jerry Douglas
Jerry Douglas works as a television and film actor. Jerry played Genoa City patriarch John Abbott on The Young and the Restless. He was in this series for 25 years. Then, in 2006, Jerry’s character was killed off. Despite this, Jerry has made a few appearances since then.
Furthermore, Jerry settled in the San Fernando Valley. There, the actor sold insurance by the day. The actor took acting classes at night. Despite his difficulties, Jerry received encouragement after appearing in the play John Brown’s Body.
Throughout his career, Jerry frequently played the role of a villain in shows such as Mission: Impossible and The Feather and Father Gang. Jerry left The Young and the Restless in March 2006, after 25 years on the show. In his show, his character was involved in the murder of Tom Fisher. The actor revealed that the former head writer, Lynn Marie Latham, couldn’t understand why a man would run a cosmetics company and thus killed off his character in the show.
Jerry was re-hired by the show after recurring on it for a few months. It happened in June of the same year. This contract was made so Jerry could play the ghost of his now-deceased character. However, on August 18, 2006, the actor abruptly left the show.
In addition, in March 2008, Jerry began to appear as Alistair Wallingford. Alistar is a new character. He’s a drunken hack actor involved in a gaslighting scheme. Jerry previously released a CD called The Best Is Yet to Come in 2007. It is a collection of jazz standards that have been performed throughout the United States and Canada.