Jazz vocalist in addition to actor who all appeared on several A-list tv series such as for example Sanford and Kid, The Jeffersons, ER, and 7th Heaven. He also made an appearance on the silver screen in Fletch, Town Slickers, and Light Men Can’t Leap. His professional profession started in music in 1952 when he’d perform around Chicago. He began documenting music six years afterwards and also performed with Count number Basie and Oscar Peterson. He also made an appearance on it shows Happy Times, The Amazing Hulk, and I am Earl. He was created in Chicago, Illinois. He made an appearance within the 1994 film Maverick, starring Jodie Foster.