Student, Los Angeles City College, 1947; Student, New School for Social Research, 1950.
Author: Prentice Hall, New York City, 1986.
Producer: (television shows) Johnny Staccato, Target the Corrupters, The Dick Powell Theater, The Lloyd Bridges Show, Peyton Place, Columbo (Best Drama award Chicago Film Festival, 5 Emmy nominations), Future Cop, Lucan, Partners in Crime, Airwolf, Timeslip, (television movies) Beverly Hills Madam, A Matter of Sex (Christopher award, 1985, Best Drama award American Women in Radio and Television), Will There Really Be a Morning, Berlin Tunnel 21, Night Slaves, Moon of the Wolf, Trouble Comes to Town (Best Dram award Atlanta Film Festival), Great American Beauty Contest, Can Ellen Be Saved, Jigsaw John, Street Killing, Nero Wolfe, Twin Detectives, The Girl Most Likely To, Sacrifice the Queen, (films) Tess of the Storm Country. Producer, writer, director The Lollipop Cover (Best Film and Best Actor awards Chicago Film Festival). Director The Kiss (Emmy nomination).
Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946, PTO.
Married Nancy Valentine, January 28, 1962 (division 1974). Married Diana Reynolds, 1 child, Alicia.