Jerry Walsh. Jerry Walsh was a recurring character in Emmerdale. He first appeared on the 8th October 2010 at the hospital after his son Jackson was seriously injured in a car crash. He was played by Michael J. Jackson. Contents[show] Biography Backstory 2010-2011 Family Retrieved from "http://emmerdalepastpresent.wikia.com/wiki/Jerry_Walsh?oldid=70381" Categories: Emmerdale characters. Past characters. Characters first seen in 2010. Characters last seen in 2011. 2010 minor characters. 2011 minor characters. Walsh family.