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Terry Lester (I) (1950–2003)

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 on Ark II, and was soon courted by '"The Young and the Restless' (1973)' ... See full bio »


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Known For

The Young and the Restless
Wild Things
Wild Things Soundtrack
Ark II
Ark II Jonah
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Mason Capwell


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 1999 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Earl McMartin
- Power Angels (1999) ... Earl McMartin
 1997 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Jeffrey Porter
- Open and Shut (1997) ... Jeffrey Porter
 1997 JAG (TV Series)
Chief Petty Officer Fred Holst
- Rendezvous (1997) ... Chief Petty Officer Fred Holst
 1995 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series)
- Maneuvers (1995) ... Haron
 1989-1990 Santa Barbara (TV Series)
Mason Capwell
- Episode #1.1581 (1990) ... Mason Capwell
- Episode #1.1579 (1990) ... Mason Capwell
- Episode #1.1578 (1990) ... Mason Capwell
- Episode #1.1577 (1990) ... Mason Capwell
- Episode #1.1576 (1990) ... Mason Capwell
 1984-1989 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
Jack Abbott
- Episode #1.4018 (1989) ... Jack Abbott (uncredited)
- Episode #1.4017 (1989) ... Jack Abbott
- Episode #1.4015 (1989) ... Jack Abbott (credit only)
- Episode dated 12 December 1988 (1988) ... Jack Abbott
- Episode dated 25 May 1988 (1988) ... Jack Abbott (uncredited)
 1987 In Self Defense (TV Movie)
Dan Edwards
 1985 Hotel (TV Series)
Chad Wheeler
- Echoes (1985) ... Chad Wheeler
 1985 Blade in Hong Kong (TV Movie)
Joe Blade
 1980 Characters (TV Movie)
Steve Tucker
 1980 Once Upon a Spy (TV Movie)
 1979 Dallas (TV Series)
Rudy Millington
- Return Engagements (1979) ... Rudy Millington
 1979 Eight Is Enough (TV Series)
Reed Ellis
- The Cupid Crisis (1979) ... Reed Ellis
 1978 Flying High (TV Series)
Billy Bob
- Swan Song for an Ugly Duckling (1978) ... Billy Bob
 1978 Kiss Meets the Phantom of the Park (TV Movie)
 1976 Ark II (TV Series)
- Orkus (1976) ... Jonah
- Don Quixote (1976) ... Jonah
- The Balloon (1976) ... Jonah
- The Mind Group (1976) ... Jonah
- The Lottery (1976) ... Jonah
 1975 Barbary Coast (TV Series)
Bret Hollister
- The Barbary Coast (1975) ... Bret Hollister
 1974 Airport 1975
Mr. Kelly (uncredited)
 1956 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Royce Keller (1993-1994)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Guest on the daytime TV program "AM Cleveland" and was interviewed by Lynda Hirsch about his role on "The Young and the Restless". Also on the program was actress Jane Powell.

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6' 2" (1.88 m)

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A 2003 LA Magazine article reported that Lester, Thom Bierdz and Michael Corbett- three stars of "The Young and the Restless" in the '80s - were gay. See more »

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