He played Paul in the classic teen horror film The Lost Boys. He also appeared in Thrashin' and Wired in the late '90s.
He won a New Faces modeling contest at age 14, and later enrolled at Ohio State University on a racquetball scholarship.
Before starring in The Lost Boys he was in another cult classic called Thrashin, playing Tyler. He also appeared on an episode of 21st-century version of The Twilight Zone.
He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and raised alongside his brother Robert and sister Melissa.
After appearing in The Lost Boys, he became his co-star Corey Haim's manager, appearing alongside him in the Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color: Double Switch.