- Is fluent in Hebrew.
- Attended acting camp and starred in a production of Peter Pan as a youth.
- Earned a 1998-99 Best Actor nomination from the Connecticut Critics Circle for his role in the Stamford Theater Works production of A Rosen by Any Other Name.
- Is a volunteer for Teen AIDS Prevention, a group that promotes AIDS awareness through plays and skits.
- Plays the drums and performed in various music groups, including Webee Boys and His Orchestra.