Guest Starred as Ted Ryan
- Appeared on television, film, and in theatrical productions
- Bower was invited by Robert Redford in 1981 to be a resource actor at the Sundance Institute for film and television.
- Currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Screen Actors' Guild
- Recurring role on The Waltons ("Dr. Curtis Willard", 1975 - 1978), and appearances on Dallas (1986, 1987).