Son Lucas Manu Nemec born to Corin Nemec and his former wife Jami Schahn Nemec.
Son of Joseph C. Nemec III
His mother was a graphic artist as well as a painter, writer and poet. His father, Joseph Charles Nemec III, of Czech, Irish and Scottish origin worked in the film industry as a set designer and production designer. His grandmother nicknamed him "Corky".
He enjoys reading non-fiction and listening to instrumental East Indian music.
Married and the father of two children (Sadie and Lucas Manu), and still lives in the Los Angeles area. He is still close friends with fellow late-1980s teen heartthrobs and rappers Brian Austin Green and David Faustino of Married with Children (1987) fame.