Tall and muscled actor who played military and law enforcement roles in dozens of films, including Operation Pacific. His other credits include Mister Roberts, The Long Gray Line, 77 Sunset Strip.
He debuted in the 1951
Outside of film, he had a recurring role as a Texas oil tycoon on One Life to Live, and did a series of campy Granny Goose potato chips commercials in the '60s.
He was born Eugene Carey, in Hackensack, New Jersey.
Gary Cooper starred in the 1952 Civil War western, Springfield Rifle, in which Carey played a supporting role.