He has appeared in over 200 films including Blade Runner and The Raven. His role as Loren Visser in 1984's Blood Simple earned him the Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead.
His debuted in the 1978 film, Straight Time.
He appeared in the 1982 science fiction film, Blade Runner, as Harrison Ford's character's police chief, Bryant.
He has spent much of his professional life in West Swanton, Vermont.
In 2012, he played Bub in The Odd Life of Timothy Green, which starred Jennifer Garner.