He became popular for his character roles as military officers in his acting projects, such as the show 24. He also appeared on the show Lie to Me and his film roles include X-Men: First Class and Transformers: Dark of the Moon.
At the age of 16, he worked in various TV commercials.
He competed in the World Poker Tour in 2008.
In 1978, he married Carolyn Morshower.
He was in Transformers: Dark of the Moon with Shia LaBeouf.