He gained fame in the '80's and '90s as Uncle Joey on the ABC sitcom, Full House and has worked as a voice actor for Robot Chicken and Bob & Doug.
He played varsity hockey alongside John Blum at Notre Dame High School in Harper Woods, Michigan. His career as a comedian began when he impersonated his high school principal, an act that did not go over well.
In 2008, he toured with Ryan Hamilton from Last Comic Standing and Kivi Rogers as a member of the Clean Guys of Comedy.
He married Jayne Modean in 1990, and the couple had a son named Luc Coulierlater that year.