- Earned a scholarship to play college basketball at Wake Forest University, where he participated in four NCAA tournaments.
- Played professional basketball in Europe for year with the Manchester Giants.
- Is a member of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity.
- Considered law as a career before choosing acting as his profession.
- Played a basketball player in his film debut in Eddie (1996) and put his basketball skills to use again starring as the hero in Pleasantville (1998).
- When not working he plays on an adult basketball team and referees for a Los Angeles youth league.
- Eliana Sophia Haddon-Slater — Stepdaughter
- Ryan Haddon — Wife
- Jaden Christopher Haddon-Slater — Stepson
- Mary Blucas — Mother
- Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States (1994)