G. W. Bailey
G. W. Bailey is an American actor whose screen career started in the 1970s. He first became known for his role as Staff Sergeant Luther Rizzo in M*A*S*H, which he starred in from 1979 to 1983. He also became widely known for his role as Thaddeus Harris in the Police Academy films, released between 1984 and 1994. In 1987, he played Captain Felix Maxwell in the film Mannequin. In the 2000s up to the 2010s, he was recognized for his role as Detective Lieutenant Louie Provenza on the TNT show The Closer. He reprised his role on its spinoff series Major Crimes, playing the role from 2005 to 2018.