Stage actor known for his appearances in A Matter of Life and Death, and in Quo Vadis. He is also recognized for his supporting roles in TV shows.
He started acting professionally in 1921 in London.
He appeared on the Twilight Zone.
He married Psyche Angela Christian, and they had six children together.
Sofaer and Ted Cassidy both held supporting roles in Star Trek and I Dream of Jeannie.