4/14/1930 (91 years old) San Francisco, California
A lean, intelligent leading man and character actor, he debuted on Broadway in 1953 and was acclaimed in Long Day's Journey Into Night (1956). Dillman debuted onscreen in A Certain Smile (1958), at first playing youthful roles but gradually varying his screen persona; he has played both heroes and villains. For his work in Compulsion (1959) he won the Cannes Film Festival Best Actor Award. He has also done much work in TV movies and series. He is married to model/actress Suzy Parker.