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Also Known As: Died: October 6, 1996
Born: March 20, 1935 Cause of Death: aortic aneurysm
Birth Place: Flushing, New York, USA Profession: actor, director, musician, painter

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Acorn People, The (1981) Jesse Hooten
2.
 Scream, Pretty Peggy (1973) Jeffrey Elliot
3.
 What Are Best Friends For? (1973) Paul Nesbitt
4.
 Your Money or Your Wife (1972) Dan Cramer
5.
 Two on a Bench (1971) Preston Albright
6.
 Don't Drink the Water (1969) Axel Magee
7.
 McHale's Navy Joins the Air Force (1965) Lieut. Wilbur Harkness
8.
 Billie (1965) Bob Matthews
9.
 Captain Newman, M. D. (1963) Carrozzo
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1962:
TV debut on "It's a Man's World", a NBC series
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Appeared in CBS sitcom "Gomer Pyle, USMC "
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Co-starred with Marlo Thomas in ABC sitcom "That Girl"
1969:
Co-starred with Jackie Gleason in "Don't Drink the Water"
1972:
Played on CBS in "Me and the Chimp"; aired for four months
1973:
Featured in "The Ted Bessell Show"
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Appeared in Broadway production of "Same Time, Next Year"
1980:
Appeared in "Good Time Harry" a NBC comedy series
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Served as producer and directed the "The Tracey Ullman Show"
1995:
Starred on ABC in "Hail to the Chief" co-starring Patty Duke
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Education

Georgetown University: Washington , Washington D.C. -
The Neigborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre: New York , New York -

Notes

Performed a piano recital at Carnegie Hall at the age of 12.

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wife:
Linnell Bessell. Second wife; survived him.

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mother:
Jo Bessell. Survived him.
brother:
Frank Bessell. Survived him.
daughter:
Sarah Bessell. Survived him; mother Linnell Bessell.
daughter:
Mary Bessell. Survived him; mother Linnell Bessell.
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