- Prior to acting, worked in carpentry, house painting and as a clerk in a frozen-yogurt shop.
- Grew up around dad's buddies Carl Reiner, Burt Reynolds, Mel Brooks and Anne Bancroft.
- One of his first roles was portraying the younger version of a character played by his father, Dom, in the 1983 TV-movie Happy.
- Had continuing roles on the NBC sitcoms 3rd Rock From the Sun and Jesse.
- Guest-starred in three versions of the CSI franchise.
- Brothers Michael, Peter, father Dom and he have all appeared in both seaQuest DSV and Stargate SG-1.