He graduated from the University of Houston in 1979. He spent four years with the Houston Shakespeare Festival. He owns a production company, with Meat Loaf, called "The Yellow Rose, Inc.".
When he was a teenager, he almost drowned in a surfing accident in Mexico.
Has a daughter, with his wife Michele Little, named Harper Cullen.
Longtime friend of Dennis Quaid. They both attended the University of Houston and were drama students of Cecil Pickett, father of Cindy Pickett.
Graduate of Madison High School in Houston, Texas.
Spokesman for "Houston Works".
Was awarded a Distinguished Alumni Award from his alma mater, the University of Houston, in April 2012.
Co-starred with Nestor Carbonell twice, first in the TV series Lost (2004), then in the film The Dark Knight Rises (2012).
As of 2020, he has been in 2 films that were Oscar nominated for Best Picture: Apollo 13 (1995) and Joker (2019).
Got to work with daughter Harper Cullen on Big Dogs.