Renowned method actor who won over audiences in The Graduate, Marathon Man, and Tootsie, and received an AFI Life Achievement Award in 1999.
He began his acting career at the Pasadena Playhouse with his roommate and fellow actor Gene Hackman.
He had a breakthrough role playing Benjamin Braddock, an awkward and seduced young man, in The Graduate.
He married his second wife, attorney Lisa Gottsegen, in October 1980.
He starred in Rain Man with Tom Cruise, which won an the Academy Award for Best Picture.
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