June 28, 1997
He was born and raised in Chicago, and still vacations on the Lake Michigan shore. The father of three grown sons tells us He fell into acting at 35. As a Chicago police officer, “I met some actors and directors and got into it.” He had fun working with Bette Midler on spring’s That Old Feeling.
“She’s funny. She has looks. She’s smart. That’s a great trifecta.” He’s no dancer, so for their dance-floor scene, Midler led.
“She’d say, ‘Start with your left’ Then she’d kick me. I had bruises up and down my leg.”