Began career as writer/performer (with Barry Levinson) on the "Lohman and Barkley" radio show
Formed stand-up comedy act with Levinson; performed stand-up in Los Angeles
Wrote for "The John Byner Comedy Hour" (CBS)
Was a guest performer on the CBS pilot, "Bachelor at Law"
Took hiatus from comedy and moved to Mount Shasta, CA with family
Returned to Los Angeles to raise financing for documentaries; produced 52 programs syndicated under the title, "America Still"
Made feature debut in the Levinson-scripted, "...And Justice for All"; directed by Norman Jewison
Performed in such stage productions as "The Fantasticks" and "The Taming of the Shrew"
Returned to TV in the CBS movie "The Promise of Love"
Co-starred with JoBeth Williams in the Spielberg-produced "Poltergeist"
Co-starred in the Mike Nichols directed "Silkwood"
Played a high school football coach, opposite Tom Cruise, in "All the Right Moves"
Played a US Air Force colonel in the ABC series "Call to Glory"
First association with director Brian Gibson, "Poltergeist II: The Other Side"
Portrayed Shelly Long's husband in "Troop Beverly Hills"
Acted the role of Chief Hyde in "Turner and Hooch"
Played the title role in the ABC sitcom "Coach"; also produced and directed starring in 1992
Played a drug enforcement agent in the Emmy-winning miniseries "Drug Wars: The Camarena Story" (NBC); directed by Brian Gibson
Portrayed Walter Winchell in the HBO movie "The Josephine Baker Story"; directed by Gibson
Starred in the sci-fi miniseries "The Fire Next Time" (CBS)
Executive produced and starred in the ABC movie "Ride with the Wind"; also adapted for the screen from a Harry Grant story
Played Kirk Douglas's son in the NBC movie "Take Me Home Again"
Played the Cowboy, a drug dealer, in Herb Gardner's "I'm Not Rappaport"
Cast as District Attorney Ed Peters in Rob Reiner's "Ghosts of Mississippi"
Portrayed weathy developer Alexander Cullen in "The Devil's Advocate"
Reunited with director Barry Levinson in the David Mamet-scripted feature "Wag the Dog"
Made Broadway debut in Eugene O'Neill's "Ah, Wilderness!"
Had starring role in the ABC miniseries "Peter Benchley's 'Creature'"
Returned to series TV as the star of the fall CBS crime drama "The District"; also produced and directed
Voiced the character of Bob Parr/Mr. Incredible in the Pixar animated movie "The Incredibles"
Cast as the family patriarch, opposite Diane Keaton, in the holiday comedy "The Family Stone"
Co-starred with Jon Heder and Will Ferrell in the comedy, "Blades of Glory"
Appeared in four episodes of "My Name Is Earl" (NBC) as an eccentric prison warden
Played Ryan Reynolds' father in the comedy "The Proposal"
Cast as Zeek Braverman on NBC's updated version of the 1989 film, "Parenthood"