Canadian actor who played the role of Charlie the bartender on the television series The Jeffersons. He also played the character of Luigi in the live-action segments of the series The Super Mario Bros.
He played one of his first roles in the television series Love, American Style in 1972.
He appeared in advertisements for Kmart in the 1960s and 1970s.
He grew up with family in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
He appeared on the television series Happy Days starring Henry Winkler.