Jerry's height is 6'1".
Jerry is a long-time contributor to the Salvation Army.
Over the years, Jerry has appeared in over 100 television series.
Jerry loves travelling.
In his free time, Jerry enjoys playing golf and reading.
Jerry once developed and produced a touring variety show, They Young and the Restless and The Bold and the Beautiful Soap Stars in Concert, showcasing the musical and comedic talents of Scott Reeves, Jeanne Cooper and Bobby Eakes.
Jerry is often mistaken for the late Y&R Creator and Head Writer, William Bell.
Jerry used to run acting workshops for prison inmates with his former Y&R co-star Lauren Koslow, in which the prisoners re-enacted scenes from the soap.
Jerry & Kymberly married in a lavish ceremony held at California's Mountain Gate Country Club, which was also used in the soap Dynasty.
After meeting Kymberly, who is 25 years his junior, they dated for a mere three months before getting engaged.
Jerry's son, Jod, is a writer for the Rolling Stone magazine.
Before becoming an actor, Jerry was a saloon singer in Massachusetts.
Jerry has a golden retriever named Gatsby, who Jerry swears "looks like Robert Redford!"
In 1950, Jerry graduated from Chelsea Senior High School in Massachusetts.
Jerry met second wife, Kymberly, at a Muscular Dystrophy Association event.
Jerry left the soap The Young And The Restless after 25 years service on August 18th, 2006.
After performing in the play, John Brown's Body, Jerry received much praise, prompting him to hire an agent.
Following his divorce from Arlene, Jerry initiated a custody battle for his children, which he ended up winning.
Jerry has been married to TV reporter, Kymberly Bankier, since 6th April 1985. They have one child together, son Hunter, who was born in 1977.
Jerry was married to actress, Arlene Martel, with whom he shares two children with - daughter Avra and son Jodaman.
Jerry was forced to sell insurance between gigs, until he finally got his break when a critic lauded his performance in the play, John Brown's Body.
Jerry spent eight months in a Manhattan law school before deciding to act.
Jerry earned a degree in economics from Brandeis University.
Jerry: (because of his age, people are often surprised he is Hunter's father and not his grandfather) Young women see me, and when they find out that I'm his father, they almost get excited. They flatter the crap out of me! [laughs]
Jerry: (on meeting second wife, Kymberly) I saw this knockout blonde, and all I remember were her great legs.
Jerry: (on the bitter custody battle for his children) Kramer vs Karamer was a good depiction of it, because it really did screw up our lives. It leaves terrible scars.