American actor who is known for playing the role of George Hazard on the television miniseries, North and South (1994). He also starred in Beaches (1988).
He graduated from the University of Oregon in 1976 and went on to study acting in New York.
He played the role of Abraham Lincoln in Better Angels at the Colony Theatre in Burbank, California.
He grew up with family in Buffalo, New York.
He played the role of Elle's father in the 2001 movie Legally Blonde with Reese Witherspoon.