Summary: stage, television, and film actor best known for his familiar role as Detective Buzz Meeks, one of the two "bad cops" who killed Mickey Cohen's men in the blockbuster film LA Confidential (1997), who also appeared in several other feature films and TV shows, including Blazing Saddles (1974), Interview with the Assassin (2002), and most recently in the indie comedy Pervert! (2005) and as a blind man on two episodes of the TV series Big Love.
Cause of Death: After a stroke
Born: July 13, 1930
Died: January 22, 2009
Location: Los Angeles, California