Robert "King" Moody (December 6, 1929 - February 7, 2001) was an American actor, best known for playing Shtarker in the television series Get Smart. He also played Ronald McDonald in commercials in the 1970s and 1980s, and the spaceship captain in Teenagers From Outer Space and other roles in some 40 movies and television episodes including Bonanza,The Bob Newhart Show, Chips, Combat, The Man From U.N.C.L.E., Dragnet and Sea Hunt. He is the father of former professional wrestler and manager, William Moody, better known by his ring name, Paul Bearer
He was born on December 6, 1929 in New York City. Moody died February 7, 2001 in Tarzana, California.