American actor who appeared in films such as Nevada Smith, The Sons of Katie Elder, and In Cold Blood. He also provided the singing voice in Mister Ed.
During the early years of his professional career in entertainment, he released an album of novelty songs called Folk Songs for the 21st Century.
He wrote the famous jingle that became known as the George of the Jungle theme song.
He was married to Lorraine Allman and was survived by his daughter Anne Allman Huddleston.
He appeared in the film Hud, starring Paul Newman.