Ken was working as a gas station jockey in the Midwest when he decided to drive out to LA and try to his luck in Hollywood.
He chose the stage name of Ken Wahlis in honor of a man who saved his father's life in the Korean War.
Selling personally designed September 11th commerative American Flags, for $155 each on his web site (August 2002)
Has four children. One child, Raymond William Wahl (DOB: January 14, 1984), is from his first marriage to Corinne Wahl. Three children, Louie, Cody and Kyra, are from his second marriage to Lorrie Vidal.
Crashed his motorcycle at age 15 and again in 1984 as he was on his way to a meeting with Diane Keaton to co-star in Mrs. Soffel. The part went to Mel Gibson.