To cash in on his fame and appeal, RCA allowed him to record an album of songs entitled "When Sex Leers Its Inquisitive Head". He did not deliver a list of easy listening standards but a most unusual collection of spoken word/musical arrangements.
Nephew of Louis Jouvet.
Known on television as the suave womanizer Jason King of the same-titled early 1970s television series.
In his youth, he toyed with the idea of calling himself Lawrence Templeton.
On another comic book note, he was the inspiration for John Byrne's comic book character Jason Wyngarde, who figures prominently in the Uncanny X-Men's "Dark Phoenix" saga.