He has starred in various soap operas, including Another World, One Life to Live and Santa Barbara.
He began his career as a child actor in the television series Father Murphy in 1981.
Gibbs currently owns Jefferson Rilke Hopper Davis, a construction company in New York City. His brother is actor David Gibbs.
- 11-11-11 (2011) - Joseph Crone
- The Kings of Brooklyn (2004) - Sentor
- Season of the Hunted (2003) - Steve
- Sex and the City (2000) - Detective Stevens
- One Life to Live (1998-2001) - Lt. Governor Kevin Lord Riley Buchanan
- Another World (1995-1998) - Gary Sinclair
- Witchboard 2: The Devil's Doorway (1993) - Mitch
- The Get-Along Gang (1984) - Catchum Crocodile
- The Rousters (1983) - Michael Earp
- Father Murphy (1981-1983) - Will Adams
- Goldie and the Boxer Go to Hollywood (1981) - Artie