Fast Facts

  • Suffers from nystagmus, a condition that causes his eyes to move involuntarily.
  • Landed his first role in Jim Jarmusch's Down by Law (1986), but his part was edited out of the final release.
  • Made his movie debut in 1987 in the thriller Angel Heart.
  • Breakthrough role came in 1994's Nobody's Fool, opposite Paul Newman.
  • During the 1996-97 season he delivered three memorable performances: on the Fox series The X-Files, the ABC series Murder One and the CBS TV-movie Night Sins.


  • 1997, Emmy — Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series: Winner


  • Anne Schneider — Ex-wife
  • Betty Vince — Mother
  • Julianne Mattelig — Wife


  • Attended Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

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  • Birth Place: Baton Rouge, LA
  • Profession: Actor

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