Comedy writer who penned both Bananas and What's Up Tiger Lily? with director Woody Allen.
He earned his first big opportunity writing an episode for the television series The Sid Caesar Show in 1963.
He received a 1977 Primetime Emmy nomination for his role on Van Dyke and Company.
He had two daughters named Quincy Rose and Jennifer Rose.
He was a guest star on The Dean Martin Comedy Hour in 1973.