Knowledge Identifier: +Brett_Halsey
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1933.
Countries: United States (43%), Italy (29%), Costa Rica (14%)
Linked to: United States Coast Guard, American Broadcasting Company, CBS, NBC
In 1954 Halsey married Renate Hoy, an actress who had won the "Miss Germany" contest that year, and who appeared in such films as "The Sea Chase" with John Wayne
He returned to the United States in the early 1970s and worked in film and television
He had a prolific career in $B_pictures (B_movie) and in European-made feature films, and created the role of John Abbott on the soap opera "The Young and the Restless", a role he held from May 1980 to March 1981, before being replaced by Jerry Douglas