Sang the closing theme song for CBS's long-running daytime drama Search for Tomorrow (1951) during the 1976 season, on which he played Steve Kazlow.
Spent three months selling insurance prior to embarking on an acting career.
Met his attorney, Vicki Roberts, at a Clipper's basketball game at Staples Center which she attended with Gary Busey.
Is of Irish/Iraqi descent.
In 2003, broke off a long-term relationship with Roma Downey.