The actor appeared as Nancy Thompson's police officer father in the first and third installment of the movie series, later returned as himself in New Nightmare in 1994.
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The actor was born in 1936, and the oldest of three children in his family. The actor started his acting career in 1955 from the film, 'Running Wild,' followed by Rock, Pretty Baby, Summer Love, and many more.
Though the actor had many projects to his name, he is best known for his stint on the horror films, and co-starring with Bruce Lee in 'Enter the Dragon.'