Veteran character actor Steve Landesberg dies

Steve Landesberg during the run of "Barney Miller" in 1979. Landesberg died on December 20, 2010. (Alan Light,

December 20, 2010 9:57:18 PM PST
Steve Landesberg may have been best known for his role as the intellectual and sometimes annoying Detective Sgt. Arthur Dietrich on the long-running 1970s cop comedy "Barney Miller."