Co-starred with George Clooney and Tilda Swinton in Tony Gilroy's "Michael Clayton"
Hosted the syndicated series "Dream Girl USA"
Left Yale University to take small part in the Broadway production of "Promises, Promises"
Made TV series debut on the ABC sitcom "Adam's Rib"; again starred opposite Danner
Returned to sitcoms with "It's Not Easy" (ABC)
Had a recurring role on Fox's "Melrose Place" as George Andrews, Jane Mancini's (Josie Bissett) father
Played the title role on the short-lived CBS series "Manhunter"
Appeared as Thomas Jefferson in "1776" on Broadway
Appeared in the off-Broadway production of "Camping with Henry and Tom"
Co-starred in "The Net" with Sandra Bullock
Co-wrote and co-produced the feature "Challenge the Wind"
Collaborated with Blythe Danner in the TV-movie "The Court Martial of George Armstrong Custer" (NBC)
Gave an acclaimed performance as Phelan Beale, Big Edie's husband (Jessica Lange) in the HBO film "Grey Gardens"
Made film debut in "Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon"
Played the regular role of Garrett Boydston on both ABC shows "Dynasty" and "The Colbys"
Published the book <i>Act Natural: How to Speak to Any Audience</i>, based on the drama courses he has taught at Harvard University
Won raves for his work in "Child's Play" on Broadway
Cast as the primary villain on the short-lived CBS series "Cane" with Jimmy Smits
Played the father of Cameron Diaz and Toni Collette in the film adaptation of Jennifer Weiner's "In Her Shoes"
Portrayed Val Kilmer's father in "At First Sight"
Recreated role of Jefferson in the feature film "1776"; first collaboration with Blythe Danner
Returned to series work playing the retired policeman/bar owner father of Jill Hennesey's title character in NBC's "Crossing Jordan"
Starred on the CBS drama series "The White Shadow"
Guest starred on NBC's "30 Rock"
Portrayed Harlan Fiske Stone in the biographical drama "J. Edgar," directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Leonardo DiCaprio