Stephan Todd was born Stephan Todd Hohler in Pomona, California on April 7th, 1975. He has both lived and worked in Southern California for most of his life and has also resided in Laredo, Texas with his then wife and their daughter Sasha Asaria Hohler. Beginning his career as a musician and playing in numerous bands, he was one of the founding members of the punk band Violent Suicide, being the lead singer / bassist and main songwriter for the entire 5 year history of the group. Violent Suicide had played in and around L.A. for all of their career until the group disbanded on their 5th year anniversary in 2002, that day also being Friday the 13th of that year. After he had ventured between doing music and radio, he decided that it was time to finally pursue his first love of acting and got his first role appearing on the season 10 premiere episode of CSI, as a Paparazzi photographer. He appeared in his first film, The Last War Crime in 2012.