Acting and TV debut, as a drummer on "Sunshine"
Cast as a regular on David Lynch's short-lived period sitcom, "On the Air"
Cast as the title character's boss, a medical examiner, on the NBC serie "Crossing Jordan"
Cast in John Sayles' political satire "Silver City" which starred Chris Cooper, Kris Kristofferson, Daryl Hannah and Richard Dreyfuss
Offered a memorable turn as a drug informant in the acclaimed film "Traffic"
Recurring role as Albert Rosenfield, the irritable FBI pathologist, on David Lynch's TV series, "Twin Peaks"
Starred as Beau Jack Bowman on the CBS cop drama, "Broken Badges"
Cast opposite Samuel L. Jackson and Eugene Levy in the comedy "The Man"
Co-starred in the NBC midseason replacement sitcom "Lateline"
Participated in recording sessions
Breakthrough feature supporting role, "Robocop"
Feature debut, "Heartbreaker" (completed 1981)
First feature lead, "The Harvest"
Recreated the role of Albert Rosenfield for the feature "Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me"
Selected as one of three drummers to play on Keith Moon's solo album along with Ringo Starr and Leon Russell
Urged to act by former child actor, friend and fellow musician Bill Mumy, then co-starring in the NBC sitcom, "Sunshine"
Began touring with several bands during his late teens
Cast in the remake of the 1962 thriller "The Manchurian Candidate"
Decided to become a professional drummer after watching Ringo Starr perform with the Beatles on "The Ed Sullivan Show"
Inspired to play the drums at age eight after watching Little Ricky play on "I Love Lucy"
Recurring role as Todd Spurrier on "Shannon's Deal"