Starred in a pilot about a sailboat plying the South Seas called "James Michener Presents a South Pacific Adventure" which was scripted by James A. Michener
and directed by Orville H. Hampton
. The pilot wasn't picked up by any of the networks, but three years later the concept was reworked and became Adventures in Paradise
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It was tough being a dad at that time. I remember my two sons, then seven and eight, accompanying their mom to one of my movies. I was, of course, the villain, and near the end where you have the big fight my sons yelled out, 'Gee, I hope my Daddy wins'. But they were disappointed.
Attended The Haverford School, a standout in the Dramatics Club at this prestigious main line Pennsylvania prep school with classmate Bill Haskell, dad of L.A. actor-narrator Christopher. Graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in 1937.