Played the title role in The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis. He was unfortunately typecast in a teenage role and struggled as he aged as an actor.
He debuted as a child actor at age 6, following in his older brother's footsteps.
He played a crazy teenager named Chuck MacDonald on the Bob Cummings Show.
He married Carol Christensen in 1963 and twenty years later had already married his third wife.
He starred with Lee Marvin in Cat Ballou.