Updated: April 21, 2023
HEATHER YOUNG PHOTO GALLERY #02
Heather Young was an actress who is best known for playing the character Betty Hamilton on the television series Land of the
Giants. 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."
She played a regular role as Betty Ann Hamilton on Allen's series Land of the Giants. After the cancellation of Land of the
Giants, Young concentrated on her family. She returned to television briefly in a two-part episode in Galactica 1980, appearing
in the second part called "The Night the Cylons Landed". In 1968, she married David Youkstetter and now goes by