William Joseph Schallert was born on July 6, 1922, and died on May 8, 2016.
He was an American character actor.
William appeared in many films and in television series such as Perry Mason; The Smurfs; Jefferson Drum; Philip Marlowe; The Rat Patrol; Gunsmoke; Star Trek; The Patty Duke Show; 87th Precinct; The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis; The Waltons; Hawaii Five-O, Quincy, M.E.; The Partridge Family; Bonanza; Wanted: Dead or Alive; Leave It to Beaver; The Dick Van Dyke Show; Love, American Style; Get Smart; Lawman; Combat!; The Wild Wild West; and in later years, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine; Medium and True Blood.
His face was more recognisable than his name.
He was married to actress Leah Waggner.
They couple had four sons.
William Schallert passed away at 93 yrs old.