American television director and actor who was simply nominated for any daytime Emmy for directing an bout of The ABC Afternoon Playbook and 3 primetime Emmy Awards for his direction of the couple episodes of Lou Give. He started his profession on stage and in a short time found himself performing before cameras along the way 66, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, The Fugitive, and Gunsmoke amongst others. He was nominated for any Tony Honor in 1966 for his function in the play Cactus Blossom. He wedded Zina Jasper in 1959 plus they divorced in 1986. He made an appearance in the film THE BEST Tale Ever Told, starring Maximum Von Sydow.