Lionel Stander was an American actor.
Guest Starring Roles
Awards and Accolades
- Won: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV (1983)
- Hart to Hart
- Stander, who was politically liberal and pro-labor, was a founding member of the Screen Actors Guild upon its establishment in 1933
- Stander was blacklisted from the entertainment industry in North America from the late-1940s to 1965 (save for a few stage and minor film appearances) due to accusations of being a member of the Communist Party USA, which he had always publicly denied (including in a testimony to the House Committee on Un-American Activities in May 1953). During that period, he began acting in movies produced in Europe, where he remained until returning to the United States in 1979 to become a regular on Hart to Hart