Television actor famous as the character of Steve Hill on NBC's The Virginian. Between 1962 and 1964, he appeared in over forty episodes of the western-themed series.
Early in his career, he appeared in a 1958 episode of the series Sky King.
He had a recurring role on the 1960s detective series Michael Shayne.
His marriages to Marilyn Knudsen and actress and vocalist Pat Woodell produced a total of one daughter and three sons.
Writing under the pseudonym of C.F. L'Amoreaux, he penned several episodes of Mel Brooks' NBC comedy Get Smart.