He appeared in various operas and was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series.
He played football in high school and attended Washington and Lee University.
He made his debut appearance in the ABC Afterschool Special, A Very Delicate Matter.
He married attorney and former actress Sherry Ramsey in 1987.
He won a Soap Opera Digest Award in 1999 with Beth Ehlers for Favorite New Couple.