Was kicked out of seven schools in NYC
Performed standup comedy at The Improv on Melrose Avenue in L.A. for two-and-a-half years (date approximate)
TV acting debut, a guest shot on "China Beach"
Feature debut, starred in "Zebrahead"
Cast as a recurring character on the short-lived critically acclaimed comedy-drama series "Middle Ages"
Had featured role in "True Romance"
Cast a boxer in Woody Allen's "Mighty Aphrodite"
Starred in Nick Gomez's "illtown"
Co-wrote and co-produced the short film "Trouble Spot", about baldness; directed and co-written with actor Paul Schulze
Guest-starred on several episodes of "Friends," (NBC) as Phoebe's (Lisa Kudrow) police officer boyfriend, Gary
Co-starred in Woody Allen's "Small Time Crooks"
Portrayed a TV executive in Spike Lee's black comedy "Bamboozled"
Joined the cast of "Boston Public" (Fox) as an idealistic teacher with unorthodox methods of instruction
Cast in the Fox sitcom "The War at Home," playing an <i>average Joe</i> type dealing with the everyday challenges of family life
Co-starred in Gregg Kavet and Andy Robin's crime comedy "Live Free or Die"
Joined the cast of NBC's "My Name Is Earl" in a recurring role