He became recognized for his role as Bruiser in Ocean's 11, 12, and 13 opposite George Clooney. As a stuntman, he has appeared in Weeds, My Giant, and The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle.
He was a wrestler trained by Walter "Killer" Kowalski.
He began visiting children's hospitals after losing his sister to lung cancer in 1998.
He appeared on Castle opposite Nathan Fillion.