He was trained in dance as a child and studied at the Mid-American Dance Company.
He had '80s film roles in The Lost Boys (1987) and Medium Rare (1987).
He has a son, Leroy, with ex-wife, Sonya Dawson. He married Ramsey Ann Naito in 2010 and the couple have two children together.
He co-starred in the film, Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991) with Keanu Reeves.