TV Vet Joseph Campanella, of Mannix and One Day at a Time, Dead at 93

Joseph Campanella Dead One Day at a Time

Joseph Campanella, whose long TV career included stints on Mannix and One Day at a Time, died Wednesday at his home in Sherman Oaks, Calif., our sister site Variety reports. He was 93.

Campanella played Lew Wickersham in the late 1960s/early ’70s series Mannix and was nominated for a supporting actor Emmy in 1968 for the role. He also played Ed Cooper, ex-husband to Bonnie Franklin’s Ann, for six seasons of the original One Day at a Time.

In the late 1980s, Campanella joined Days of Our Lives as Harper Deveraux, a powerful senator who eventually was revealed as the fiendish slasher known as the Riverfront Knifer. Other notable jobs included Marcus Welby, M.D.The ColbysThe Practice and The Bold and the Beautiful.