English actor who starred as Sutton on the series Hadleigh from 1973 to 1976. He won a Screen Actors Guild award as a member of the ensemble of the 2004 film Sideways.
He served as a Sergeant in the British Army in Nigeria from 1952 to 1958.
He won a Drama-Logue Award and the Los Angeles Theatre Award for his one-man stage show, Bother!
He was married to actress Diane Mercer from 1979 until his death in 2009.
He co-starred with Paul Giamatti in the Oscar-winning film Sideways.