American-born actor who became known for his role as Admiral Motti in Superstar Wars Event IV: A FRESH Wish. Eleven years afterwards, he performed Lieutenant Santino in Who Framed Roger Rabbit? He was created on a dairy products farm in Pa for an Irish mom and a Route Islands-native dad. He shifted to Britain in 1974 to go after his acting profession. He set up a production business called Three Streams Productions and in addition worked being a tv writer for many United kingdom series. He was wedded to Superman celebrity Sarah Douglas for 3 years, from 1981 to 1984. He was originally ensemble in movie director Brian DePalma’s 1976 horror film, Carrie, but he previously to drop the function after production for the movie was postponed.