Famous for playing Dr. Alan Quartermaine on the soap opera General Hospital for over thirty years.
He appeared as as the Prince in the 1965 version of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella.
He won a Best Supporting Actor Emmy in 1999 for his work as the hydrocodone-addicted Dr. Quartermaine.
He married Deirdre Ann Ottewill in 1961.
He has co-starred with Robyn Richards on General Hostpial.