was an American actor who had spanned over four decades and three genres in television. He was best known for his television roles as Bentley Gregg on the sitcom Bachelor Father
, the voice of Charles "Charlie" Townsend
on the ABC
crime drama series Charlie's Angels
and as Blake Carrington
on the ABC soap opera Dynasty
For Disney, he narrated Disney's Oscar Winners cohosted the 1985 TV special Disneyland's 30th Anniversary Celebration with Drew Barrymore made an appearance in the 1989 special The Disney-MGM Studios Theme Park Grand Opening and Voiced Pat Doyle on Gargoyles: The Goliath Chronicles.
His handprints can also be found outside The Great Movie Ride at Disney's Hollywood Studios.