Bill Macy, who played Walter Findlay on “Maude,” has died at 97, according to Deadline.
“Macy costarred in the 1972-78 All in the Family spin-off series opposite Bea Arthur, who played the outspoken liberal Maude Findlay, a cousin of Family‘s Edith Bunker.
“Macy’s post-Maude credits include 1979’s Steve Martin vehicle The Jerk, 1982’s My Favorite Year, Movers & Shakers (1985), Tales from the Darkside (1986), Me, Myself and I (1992), Analyze This (1999), Surviving Christmas (2004), The Holiday (2006), and Mr. Woodcock (2007), among many others.
“Numerous TV appearances both before and after his signature Maude role include roles on Law & Order, St. Elsewhere, Chicago Hope, The Facts of Life, NYPD Blue, and My Name Is Earl. Macy appeared, along with other former sitcom stars like Jesse White and Ann Morgan Guilbert, as one of the retirees of Del Boca Vista, Florida, in episodes of Seinfeld.”