July 7, 1947|
Hollywood Hills, California
Hodo was born in Hollywood Hills and raised Palo Alto, California. He graduated in 1969 from California State University, Sacramento, where he majored in speech and acted in several campus productions, including Oh What a Lovely War, Carnival and Richard III. In 1972, he moved to New York, appearing as a chorus member in numerous Broadway musicals, including Funny Girl.