By Caroline Howe For Dailymail. The handsome, affable Crane became a huge star on the popular weekly sitcom that aired from to , set in a German prisoner of war camp during World War II. Few knew - before his body was found lying in a pool of blood in his Scottsdale, Arizona apartment on June 29, - that the clean cut actor led a bizarre double life as a sex addict in hot pursuit of secretive kinky liaisons. His son Robert Crane was one of those few. The dressing room he used for Hogan's Heroes was porn central.
A drummer from age 11,  Crane began his career as a radio personality, first in New York City and then Connecticut before moving to Los Angeles , where he hosted the number-one rated morning show. In the early s, he moved into acting, eventually landing the lead role of Colonel Robert Hogan in Hogan's Heroes. The series aired from to , and Crane received two Emmy Award nominations for his work on the series. After Hogan's Heroes ended, Crane's career declined.
Don't have an account yet? Get the most out of your experience with a personalized all-access pass to everything local on events, music, restaurants, news and more. Robert Scott Crane insists he had no idea that people would be so fascinated with his famous father's penis or is that his father's famous penis? Though it's impossible to verify such statistics, Crane's youngest son says some 5.
That means there are some 5. As far as the Scottsdale police are concerned, the case is closed: They had their man, and he got away. But there was so much demand for the book that he was forced to seek an outside publisher, which has delayed publication.