Academy Award-winner for his overall performance as Grasp of Ceremonies in the 1972 film version of Cabaret, who also won a Tony for the same part on Broadway. He produced his 1st stage appearance at age 10, performing using the Cleveland Play Home. He later on graduated from Alexander Hamilton SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in LA, California. He originated the part of George M. Cohan in the Broadway musical George M! as well as the part from the Wizard in Wicked, and he received or his part around the sitcom Brooklyn Bridge, he received a 1992 Emmy Honor. His daughter is usually actress Jennifer Gray, star from the iconic film Dirty Dance. He was the Ghost of Xmas Recent in the 1999 edition of A Xmas Carol, starring Patrick Stewart.