||Eddie R. Lawson, played by Henry Winkler
Eddie is Hank and Evan's estranged father. He reenters the brothers' life through his connection with Evan as Hank has fully committed to having nothing to do with the man who abandoned them.
Eddie has made his way through life as a con man and he soon establishes himself in the Hamptons over Hank's objections.
His past eventually catches up with him and he serves time in prison before earning his parole. He eventually earns forgiveness from Hank.