Actor known for his leading television roles for the drama, Flashpoint and the sitcom, Just Shoot Me!. He also had a recurring role on Person of Interest.
He studied at the University of Toronto and the Yale School of Drama before beginning his acting career.
He had his best known film role in the 1999 comedy, Galaxy Quest.
He married Rosanna Colantoni in 2011.
He played Kristen Bell 's on-screen father in the drama television series, Veronica Mars.