Dramatic TV star in both NYPD Blue and CSI: Miami.
He worked at local movie theaters as an usher where he would be able to view up to 80 movies each week.
In addition to acting in police procedurals, he has done voice overs for South Park.
He married Rachel Ticotin in 1984, and the couple had a daughter later that year.
He was born in Forest Hills, a neighborhood within Queens, New York, while Jack Nicholson is another famous NYC-born actor.