Played the comic book detective, Dick Tray on numerous films and a television show.
First casted in the title role of
After service in World War II, he picked up his Dick Tracy character in two films released in 1945 and 1946, but a serious injury prevented him from continuing the franchise.
He was married to Virginia Carroll, a popular actress in Westerns.
Before Dick Tracy went on screen, he was on a radio drama written by Irwin Shaw.