- Suffered from the pituitary disorder acromegaly, which caused his distinctive facial features.
- Signature role was neighbor Harry Bentley on The Jeffersons.
- Directed the off-Broadway premiere of Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune.
- Mitchell "Bud" Benedict — Brother
- Regina Benedict Reynolds — Sister
- Jane Benedict Finney — Sister
- Katherine McCarthy — Sister
- Alma Marie Loring Benedict — Mother
- Mitchell M. Benedict — Father
- Charles Benedict — Brother
- Suffolk University, Boston, MA
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- Birth Place: Silver City, NM
- Birthday: September 17, 1938, Virgo
- Died: December 1, 2008
- Profession: Actor
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