He appeared in a variety of operas and was nominated for the Daytime Emmy Prize for Excellent Lead Actor within a Play Series. He performed football in senior high school and went to Washington and Lee School. He produced his debut appearance within the ABC Afterschool Particular, AN EXTREMELY Delicate Matter. He wedded attorney and previous celebrity Sherry Ramsey in 1987. He gained a Cleaning soap Opera Digest Prize in 1999 with Beth Ehlers for Beloved New Couple.