- Grew up in Upstate New York.
- By going into acting, he followed in his mother's footsteps: She was a stage actress in Ireland.
- Before entering show business, he worked at IBM, was a janitor at a nursing home and did carpentry work.
- Broke into Hollywood by doing commercials, including one for Nike and some for Fiesta cigarettes on Mexican TV.
- Starred on several soap operas, including One Life to Live, The Young and the Restless and Guiding Light. Was nominated for a Daytime Emmy for Lead Actor in 1992 and won a Soap Opera Digest Award for Hottest Male Star in 1993.
- A motorcycle enthusiast, he's participated in Love Ride, an annual charity ride.
- Has attended Fur Ball at the Skirball, a fund-raiser for Kitten Rescue.
- Alecia Derwin — Ex-wife
- Beth Ehlers — Ex-significant Other
- Attended State University of New York, Cobleskill, NY
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- Birth Place: Park Forest, IL
- Profession: Actor
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