- Had the lead role in his high school's production of Grease.
- Worked as a DJ, bouncer and carpenter.
- Started his showbiz career doing commercials, including a popular series of Crispy Crunch candy ads in his native Canada.
- Received two Gemini nominations for his role as a jaded cop in the Canadian series Blue Murder.
- Revel Ratchford — Son
- Dexton Ratchford — Son
- Doug Ratchford — Father
- Tori Ratchford — Wife