TV movie director and actor who all played the function of Official Andy Renko on the tv screen show Hill Road Blues. His directing debut was a creation of Godspell at Carnegie Mellon School. He was compensated using a Directors Guild Prize for directing an bout of ER. He was the cousin of chat show web host Merv Griffin. He was a movie director on the favorite FX series Sons of Anarchy, which starred Katey Sagal.