Haskell is best known for his portrayal of writer-producer Kevin Grant on the prime-time drama "Bracken's World" (1969-70), which offered a glimpse into the glamorous world of moviemaking. In the 1980s, he landed a recurring role on "Ryan's Hope" as wealthy patriarch Hollis Kirkland III. He later appeared in Child's Play 2 (1990) and Child's Play 3 (1991) as the head of the Good Guys toy company.
The series finale of "ER" (2009) marked Haskell's final TV appearance. He died April 12, 2010, at the age of 75.
After Chucky's last lethal rampage, the killer-doll's manufacturer tries to salvage its reputation by reconstructing Chucky. But in doing so, it resurrects the soul of the homicidal Charles Lee Ray, who immediately returns to his murderous ways.