Television acting professional known for his looks in the initial Celebrity Trek series and in a number of Celebrity Trek movies. He also got guest places on shows of Hawaii Five-O, Small House over the Prairie, as well as the Bob Newhart Present. After studying play at the School of Michigan, he made an appearance on stage with John Gielgud in a fresh York creation of Shakespeare’s Very much Ado About Nothing at all. He appeared within the 1968 Clint Eastwood feature Suspend ‘Em Great. He was created in Chicago, Illinois to Russian-Jewish parents, and he was raised mainly in South Haven, Michigan. His relationship to Ann Amouri created two children. Within the Superstar Trek series and movies, he played the daddy of Leonard Nimoy’s personality.