Fast Facts

  • Was raised on a 40-acre farm in Vermont.
  • Excelled at sports and played football and baseball in college.
  • Cites James Dean as a huge influence on his acting career, particularly Dean's performance in the 1955 film Rebel Without a Cause.
  • Early jobs included modeling and acting in TV commercials. He even appeared in an ad for Pringles with a young Brad Pitt.
  • Arm wrestled in official competitions and was once ranked second-best arm wrestler in the world in his weight class.
  • Enjoys yoga.
  • His favorite food is pizza from Milan, Italy.


  • Cathleen Oveson — Wife


  • Attended Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT

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  • Birth Name: Kenneth Allen Johnson
  • Birth Place: New Haven, CT
  • Birthday: July 13, 1963, Cancer
  • Profession: Actor

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