American actor who portrayed Tassos Bravos in the film The Dirty Dozen and has appeared on television in Prisoner and Colditz as Captain Harry Nugent.
After performing in the improv group The Premise, he became a writer and performer for the BBC television series That Was the Week That Was.
Other notable television roles include appearances in All in the Family and an episode of Joan of Arcadia which marked his final role.
He married twice with both ending in divorce; first to Denny Dayviss and then to Carlyn Clayton. He died of Alzheimer's Disease.
He appeared in the early Coen Brother's film Miller's Crossing, starring Gabriel Byrne.