In 1966, he produced in an unsold television series pilot called "The Sheriff" about a police department of a California beach community who try to work with the surfers and their subculture.
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[regarding the film
] I did the film because I was under contract to Universal and they told me to do it. Jim [James Stewart
] did the film because he was developing an interest in oil exploration and was -- or became -- a partner with a Texas oilman. So he wanted to deliver a message that oil exploration and production did not affect the environment...
Won All-American honors on the USC football team in 1934.