Heather Young (actress)

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Heather Young
Heather Young.jpg
Young in Land of the Giants.
BornPatricia Kay Petersen
(1945-04-01) April 1, 1945 (age 69)
Bremerton, Washington
OccupationTelevision actress
 
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Heather Young
Heather Young.jpg
Young in Land of the Giants.
BornPatricia Kay Petersen
(1945-04-01) April 1, 1945 (age 69)
Bremerton, Washington
OccupationTelevision actress

Heather Young is a former actress who is best known for playing the character Betty Hamilton on the television series Land of the Giants. In 1968, she married David Youkstetter and now goes by Patricia Youkstetter.

Life and career[edit]

Young was born Patricia Kay Petersen in Bremerton, Washington. She began her entertainment career as a singer at Disneyland. In 1967 she had a number of small roles in shows such as the Batman television series and the courtroom series Judd for the Defense.

Heather's first experience of working with Irwin Allen was in the final episode of The Time Tunnel called "Town of Terror," and after that she played a regular role as Betty Ann Hamilton on Allen's series Land of the Giants. After the cancellation of the show, Young concentrated on her family.

Young returned to television briefly in a two-part episode in Galactica 1980, appearing in the second part called "The Night the Cylons Landed".[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Heather Young Biography". Actordatabase.com. 

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