Turned down the role of Ray Sinclair in Something Wild (1986).
In 1980, he graduated from University of the Pacific, located in Stockton, California.
Has two older brothers, Nick and Jeff.
Turned down the role of Jeffrey Beaumont in Blue Velvet (1986).
Has "I (Heart) Carole L" written on one of his guitars in memory of Carole Low, his former Stagg High School sweetheart, who passed away from cancer.