TV host of game shows like "Celebrity Sweepstakes" and "The Game Game"; appeared in several classic movies.
His career started out in local commercials in his birthplace of Little Rock, Arkansas.
He was an announcer for "Sweethearts" in 1988 and "Couch Potatoes" in 1989; he was also a spokesperson for Chevy and Disney.
He had four children with his wife, Cathy.
He appeared in Woody Allen's "Annie Hall" from 1977.