Cast opposite Tim Allen and Jamie Lee Curtis in the holiday comedy "Christmas with the Kranks" directed by Joe Roth
Appeared in "Man in the Chair" an independent film starring Christopher Plummer
Cast in the romantic comedy, "My Best Friend's Wedding" as Dermot Mulroney's father
Film debut (uncredited) in "Midnight Cowboy"
First TV miniseries, "The French Atlantic Affair"
Had regular role in the HBO series "Mind of a Married Man"
Played a double crossing private detective in "Blood Simple"
Provided a "Voice" for Ken Burns' acclaimed PBS documentary series, "The Civil War"
Breakout role in Ridley Scott's cult classic "Blade Runner" as Captain Bryant
Broadway debut, "Does A Tiger Wear a Necktie?"
Cast in the Baz Luhrmann directed "Romeo + Juliet" an adaptation of William Shakespeare's romantic tragedy
First stand-out performance in the crime drama, "Straight Time" playing a sadistic parole officer
Grew up in Swanton, Vermont
Lent his voice to the animated feature, "The Iron Giant"
Played Captain Mike Gorcey on the CBS cop/family drama "Dear Detective"
Played Police Chief Demsey on "Amy Prentiss," an NBC cop drama about a female chief of detectives
Played the recurring role of Henry Allen, father of "The Flash" on the CBS superhero series
Was a regular on CBS's "The Don Rickles Show" played Rickles' boss at an ad agency
First TV series as a regular in the NBC Western "Nichols" starring James Garner
Made occasional guest appearances on "Home Improvement" (ABC) as Tim Allen's father-in-law
Played Sandy's neighbor on CBS's "The Sandy Duncan Show"
Provided a "Voice" for Ken Burns' ambitious PBS documentary on "Baseball"