Corbett played the leading role in two short-lived television series.
The first was the 1997 sci-fi series, The Visitor, in which Corbett played Adam Mac Arthur, a man abducted by aliens, only to find his way home 50 years later and endowed with unearthly powers.
So to say it’s important to marry your partner before having kids? It leaves out, and diminishes, an awful lot of loving, doting same sex couples who have kids.He grew up in an apartment block near the Ohio River in West Virginia, with his mother, a waitress who worked in his uncle's music club.Corbett's first major role was as the hippie boyfriend of Karen Arnold in season 1, episode 4 ("Angel"), of The Wonder Years in 1988, but was credited as "Jack Corbett." Corbett has co-starred in three successful television series to date: Northern Exposure from 1990 to 1995, Sex and the City (spanning 22 episodes from 2001 to 2002), and United States of Tara (2009–2011).For his role in Northern Exposure, Corbett became nominated for several awards including Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film and Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting actor in a Drama Series.Since 1995 to 1996 he appeared as Hospital Administrator Board Member in series Days Of Our Lives.