- Attended Webber Douglas Academy in London.
- Is a keen rugby player, played at junior and senior levels with Brentwood RFC.
- Owns a Porsche 996 Turbo.
- Is best known for his role in Eastenders (1985) and the hard hitting documentaries made for Sky One.
- Sustained injuries while making ITV production Hero of the Hour (1999) he was shot in the face when a stunt when wrong. He was also later hit by the discharge from a blank round but made a full recovery.