Academy Award winning actor started his acting career in the 1950's on stage, screen and television. He was chosen by John F. Kennedy to portray JFK in the film "PT 109". His first television series was 1953's Rod Brown of the Rocket Rangers. He won an EMMY for the 1966 episode of Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre for his role in the episode "The Game". In the 1966 TV series Batman Cliff played the villan "Shame" a take on the good guy cowboy Shane. Cliff won the Oscar for his role in the 1969 film "Charly". He is perhaps most remembered for his role in "Spiderman" as Uncle Ben Parker.