|November 12, 1932
|91 YEARS OLD
Jerry Douglas is a well-known soap opera actor hailing from Massachusetts. With his notable presence on the television screens, Douglas has gradually amassed a commendable fortune throughout his career. As of 2024, his net worth is estimated to be around $5 million. As an accomplished soap opera actor, Douglas has captured the hearts of fans with his exceptional performances and undeniable talent. His success in the entertainment industry has secured him a respected position, both in terms of fame and wealth.
Known best for his role as John Abbott on the popular CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless, Douglas also appeared in episodes of The Feather and Father Gang and Mission: Impossible.
Born Gerald Rubenstein, he grew up in Massachusetts as the child of Eastern European Jews. Before beginning his acting career, he studied economics at Brandeis University and law in New York City and also worked as an insurance salesman.
In his seventies, he recorded a jazz CD titled The Best Is Yet to Come.
Before ending in divorce, his marriage to actress Kym Douglas, resulted in a third child, Hunter.
Peter Bergman was one of the actors who played Douglas' character's son on The Young and the Restless.