Played big brother, Wally Cleaver on the television series, Leave it to Beaver which earned him a Former Child Star "Lifetime Achievement" Award. He appeared in over 200 episodes of the popular TV series. He amassed over 35 acting credits throughout his long career.
He was a Junior Olympics diving champion as a teenager.
He appeared on just one episode of many popular TV shows including Knight Rider, Murder She Wrote, and Charles in Charge. He was also a director and directed over 30 episodes of television between 1990 and 2000.
He married Carol M. Marlow in 1969 and the couple had a son named Christopher in 1973.
He was the son of Hugh Beaumont in the sitcom, Leave It to Beaver.