French actor portrayed Cpl. Louis Le Beau in the long-running war comedy, Hogan's Heroes. He was also known for playing Pierre Jourdan in the TV series The Bold and the Beautiful. He amassed over 20 acting credits throughout his long career.
He was the only member of his family to survive Nazi concentration camps during WWII.
He found success as a recording artist both in France in the U.S. while signed with Capitol Records. He is credited as a musical performer on multiple episodes of TV in which he sang.
He had thirteen older siblings and was married to Natalie cantor Metzger from 1965 to 1997.
He played Aladdin opposite Paul Henreid in Thief of Damascus, which was released in 1952.