Actor known finest for his functions around the 1970s sitcoms Sanford and Child and Barney Miller. He made an appearance in episodes of several other tv shows, like the X-Files, Hawaii Five-O, and everything in the Family members. Early in his profession, he previously a recurring part on the humor series The Soaring Nun. A stage performer and a display actor, he made an appearance in the brand new York Shakespeare Event. He was created in NEW YORK to a family group of Puerto Rican history. He later resolved in Laguna Woods, California. He distributed the display with Dustin Hoffman in the 1973 film Papillon.