Terry began his acting career while in the Army, and upon completing his service, decided to move to Hollywood to pursue acting. A multi-talented star, he had no problem finding work with his acting, singing and piano playing. After a few bit parts, he found a starring role…more
Terry Lester replaced Lane Davies as Mason on Santa Barbara in 1989. A year later, Lester left Santa Barbara and rumors went around suggesting that Lane Davies was going to return to Santa Barbara as Mason again. Davies rightfully refused and Gordon Thomson played Mason on Santa Barbara until the show was cancelled in 1993.
After leaving the Young and the Restless in 1989, Terry Lester joined Santa Barbra, where he replaced Lane Davies as Mason Capwell in September, 1989. Lester and Davies were close friemds in real life.
Terry's big break into show business was a small role in the movie "Airport".