Father of Chris Vernon.
Has the unique achievement of having voiced both General Ross and Major Talbot from The Incredible Hulk comics. He played Major Talbot in the 1966 series, "Hulk" (1966), and General Ross in the 1996 version, "The Incredible Hulk" (1996).
In later years provided voices for many video games.
Member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (Actors Branch)
Of Polish, German and Armenian descent, he was one of two sons born to an immigrant grocer, Adolf Agopsowicz, and wife Eleanore Krückel and baptized at the Sacred Heart Roman Catholic parish in the nearby town of Arat, as Adolphus Raimundus Vernon Agopsowicz.
Studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, England.
Third cousin of Trent Gough.