Served in US Army during WWII
Made stage debut carrying a spear in "Volpone" at a Hollywood theatre
Began acting in Santa Barbara and at the Laguna Playhouse; spotted by MGM executives and signed to a six-year contract
Feature acting debut, "Twelve O'Clock High"
First regular series berth on "Mama Rosa"
Appeared as a regular in TV series, "Zorro"
Signed contract with 20th Century-Fox Film Corp.; also played D.A. Glenn Wagner in TV version of "Bus Stop"
Was regular on "The Lieutenant"
Joined cast of "Perry Mason" for its last season
Co-starred on series "Dan August"
Made TV-movie debut in "Along Came a Spider" (ABC)
Put under contract by Universal
Co-starred as Oscar Goldman in TV series, "The Six-Million-Dollar Man"
Also played role of Oscar Goldman on "The Bionic Woman"
Appeared on Broadway in play, "The Highest Tree"
Founded and served as president of Richard Anderson Film Co.
Cast as the boss on series "Cover Up"
Became TV spokesperson for Kiplinger Washington Letter; also Invest America
Appeared as regular on "Dynasty"
Acted in TV-movie, "Jackie Collins' 'Lucky/Chances'"