Initially notable for his voice acting work on the TV shows Doctor Dolittle and Pole Position, he later played live action roles in a number of television series and films, including Eagleheart and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.
Early in his career, he appeared in several episodes of The Banana Splits Adventure Hour.
Between 2009 and 2011, he played Albert Einstein in two episodes of Hannah Montana.
He is a native of Long Island, New York.
He and Eli Roth were both in the cast of the 2009 horror film Don't Look Up.