He was born and raised in the New Orleans area.
Initially successful as a stage actor, the stage is still his greatest passion.
Frequently appears in both plays and films based on material by Neil LaBute and David Mamet.
Graduated from the University of North Carolina.
Studied acting at Julliard.
Cousin of actor Peter Weller (their fathers are brothers).
Is best friends with In Plain Sight co-star, Mary McCormack, in real life as well as on the show.
Mary McCormack is his daughter's godmother.
First child, a girl named Azalea, was born late 2007.
Lives in New York City. [June 2005]
He has appeared in nearly two dozen plays on the New York stage, receiving 6 acting awards or nominations. These have included the hit gay baseball comedy "Take Me Out," co-starring Daniel Sunjata, the all-star Broadway revival of "Glengarry Glenn Ross," "Some Men," and "Mothers and Sons" starring Tyne Daley.