American writer, director, and stage performer who has appeared on stage mainly in one-man shows. He has had roles in high-profile films such as The Thin Red Line, Black Hawk Down, and War of the Worlds.
Some of his earliest work includes parts in Sureshot, His and Hers, and SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground.
He gained prominence in 2007 for his role of Jumbo Falsetti in the film We Own the Night.
He was born in Brooklyn, New York.
He portrayed Julius Barkow in the 2012 film Safe, starring Jason Statham.