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||August 2, 1943
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||Detroit, Michigan, USA
RATE AND COMMENT
Had regular role on the ABC sitcom "Norm"
Cast as a regular on "Dudley", a short-lived sitcom vehicle for Dudley Moore
Debut as a TV series regular, "Buffalo Bill", a superior sitcom starring Dabney Coleman
Feature acting debut, Jonathan Demme's "Last Embrace"
Returned to Broadway as co-star of "Ivanov"; earned raves for his performance
TV-movie debut, portrayed Dr. Mengele in "Playing for Time", an acclaimed CBS docudrama scripted by Arthur Miller and starring Vanessa Redgrave
Cast as a regular on "Code Name: Foxfire", a short-lived adventure series
Cast as a regular on "Misfits of Science", a sci-fi comedy adventure series
Cast in his best known role, Willie Tanner, the father of the suburban family that takes in the quirky space alien "ALF" in the long-running NBC sitcom