Harold Gould, a longtime character actor in films and television, died on Saturday at the Motion Picture and Television Fund retirement community in Woodland Hills, California, after a battle with prostate cancer. He was 86.
Gould was probably best known as Valerie Harper's father on "Rhoda." He also played a con man "Kid Twist" in 1973's "The Sting" with Robert Redford and Paul Newman, and starred as Lindsay Lohan's grandfather in "Freaky Friday."
Gould is survived by his wife, Lea, a son, daughter and five grandchildren.