Is a Canadian Citizen and was raised in the Jane and Finch Corridor of Toronto.
He is a citizen of Italy.
Former son-in-law of Ann Pennington.
His first job as an actor was a "Coca-Cola" commercial when he was 16 years old.
Was featured in a "Pizza Hut" boxing commercial alongside Muhammad Ali and his real-life trainer Angelo Dundee. Made to air during the Super Bowl, the ad campaign was pulled at the very last moment for being too violent. It was estimated that it cost Pizza Hut tens of millions of dollars.