One of his better known roles is Sheriff Little on The Dukes of Hazzard.
As of 2007, he is semi-retired.
He became a theatre member and spent five years learning his craft in San Francisco.
While painting a house, he fell off a 15 foot scaffold, and it took 16 stitches close up the wound on his head.
In 1959, he was offered to try out for pro football, but he didn't want to.
At one point in his life he found himself sleeping in parks and the back doorways of side alleys.
He weighs 250 pounds.
His daughter's name is Kira Zuleka Zadow-Colley.
In school he was active in football and track and field.
He attended Klamath Union High School.
He studied architecture at University of Oregon.
He unsuccessfully tried out for the 1960 Olympics, placing 6th.
He became interested in acting by after joining some friends for a play rehearsal.
He's 6'4" (1.85 m) tall.