Goodman Theater School of Drama
Appeared in the TV movie "Saving Jessica Lynch" based on the true story of the rescue of Private Jessica Lynch, by the United States army, in Iraq
Cast opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger in the futuristic thriller "The 6th Day"
Played Captain Howard Cheney in "The Bone Collector" starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie
Appeared opposite Yun-Fat Chow and Mira Sorvino in "The Replacement Killers"
Cast in Anjelica Huston's directorial debut "Bastard Out of Carolina"
Acted opposite Sylvester Stallone in the thriller "Cliffhanger" directed by Renny Harlin
Cast opposite Kevin Costner in Oliver Stone's "JFK"
Played fellow race car driver Rowdy Burns opposite Tom Cruise in "Days of Thunder" directed by Tony Scott
Feature debut as a lead, "Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer" filmed in 1986
TV movie debut, "Sleep Well, Professor Oliver"
TV acting debut, "Lady Blue"
Feature acting debut, "Streets of Fire"
Moved to Chicago at age 12
Cast as a detective leaving the force in FX's drama "Thief" (lensed 2004)
Studied Aikido, a Japanese martial art