His younger of two sons, Kenton Morris, tragically died at age 61 on September 11, 2008, while piloting a private plane.
In 1952, received the deathbed confession of his friend, Roland West, for the murder of Thelma Todd in 1935.
Son of actor William Morris.
Starred as the title character on NBC Radio's "Boston Blackie" (1944).
Was appearing in a stage production of "The Caine Mutiny Court Martial" at the Bucks County Playhouse at the time of his death.