It’s never too late to be a star. Need proof? The New York Daily News recently featured Kittay Senior Apartments tenant Max Bendich, who, at 99-years-old is a rising star.

This former laundryman got his start as an extra in “Cagney and Lacey,” a 1980s police drama his son Alan helped produce. Now he appears in commercials and hosts a weekly interview show on Westchester public access television with his son Alan, and has even snagged cameo roles in upcoming films including soon-to-be released “Tapestry.”

Read more about Kittay’s Max Bendich here