American actor had his breakout role as Vinton 'Buzz' Harper on the show, Mama's Family.
He had his first acting role at age ten in the TV movie, The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (1974).
He is known for '80s film roles in Waxwork (1988) and Private Lessons (1981).
He has a daughter, Maggie, with wife, Janine Paver.
He had a supporting film role in the comedy, Outside Providence (1999) with Alec Baldwin .