American character actor who has appeared in the 1980s series The Winds of War and in other popular television shows such as Dawson's Creek and Pauly.
He made his debut in 1970 with the film The Strawberry Statement, in which he played a guard.
He recorded many audiobooks including Isaac Asimov's novel Prelude to Foundation.
He married essayist Carol Muskie and together they had a son and a daughter.
He played Meredith Monroe's character's father in the television series Dawson's Creek.