- Narrated the 2000 documentary Give Me Your Soul..., about the porn industry.
- His role as Rob Gruen in the 2003 feature film Shattered Glass was specifically written for him.
- For his role as a rickshaw driver by day and artist at night in 2012's Take This Waltz, he learned to pull a rickshaw and studied with portraitist Balint Zsako.
- Spent 15 hours in a pool to shoot an underwater sequence for Take This Waltz.
- Has taken classes in woodworking and painting watercolors.