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.
Douglas donates time to the Salvation Army and Variety Clubs. In his spare time he enjoys golf and reading.
The Christmas Wish
The Young and the Restless
March 1982 to August 18, 2006
[contract]; September 1, 2006
to Present [recurring]
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]
: 24-year veteran Jerry Douglas is leaving Y&R. [Feb 26, 2006]
: Done deal: Douglas will exit Y&R permanently. [Jul 30, 2006]
: Deceased character returns to Y&R [Mar 19, 2015]
: Jerry Douglas returns to Y&R for September storyline [Aug 22, 2016]