Beverly Hills 90210 teen who graduated to dramas like Oz.
Before landing his first role in a television commercial, he reportedly auditioned for more than 215 different acting jobs.
He had a small role in The Fifth Element and was in a Twisted Sister music video with Dee Snyder.
He married Minnie Sharp in 1993, and the pair's children are named Jack and Sophie.
He starred in the hit TV show Beverly Hills 90210 with Jason Priestley.