Robert John Wagner is an American film and television actor of stage and screen, who starred in movies, soap operas and television.
Wagner starred in three American television series that spanned four decades: as playboy-thief-turned-secret-agent, Alexander Mundy, in It Takes a Thief, as Frank MacBride's ex-con man turned crime-fighting partner, Det. Pete T. Ryan, in the con-artist-oriented drama Switch, and as Jennifer Hart's super-rich husband and private-eye partner, Jonathan Hart, in the lighthearted crime drama Hart to Hart. In movies, Wagner is known for his role as Number Two in the Austin Powers films of the late 1990s and early 2000s. He also had a recurring role as Teddy Leopold on the TV sitcom Two and a Half Men.
Wagner's autobiography, Pieces of My Heart: A Life, written with author Scott Eyman, was published on September 23, 2008.
Born in Detroit, Michigan, the son of a steel executive.