Driver of the Buick Century Custom V-8 pace car at 59th Indianapolis 500, with passengers Tony Hulman
(the owner of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway) and Jim Rathman (winner of the 1960 Indianapolis 500).
3 Print Biographies |
3 Interviews |
3 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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[on his conflicts with Warner Brothers, in relation to his contractual obligations to the television series Maverick
(1957)] They really stuck it to me. I was young and dumb. I said a couple things about being under contract that they didn't like, like that I felt like a ham in a smokehouse. They were waiting to get back at me by laying me off. We went to court and got out of my contract. I ...
His voice was heard at the beginning of every episode of The Rockford Files
(1974) on the outgoing message for Jim Rockford's answering machine.