|Date of birth||
July 30, 1947
|Place of Birth||
Orange, Connecticut, USA
Atherton appeared in films, which includes Ghostbusters, Real Genius, The Pelican Brief and The Last Samurai. He also appeared in television programs like Nash Bridges, The Practice, Stargate SG-1, Lost and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
Atherton is one of the four actors, other than Bruce Willis, to appear in the Die Hard film series more than once, the other three being Bonnie Bedelia, Reginald VelJohnson and Mary Elizabeth Winstead.