At the time, he believed that the film would not be released, but it was: two years later, also appearing under the title Caught with their Pants Down. He launched his singing career with guest appearances on the first season of children's program Kids Incorporated, performing "Do You Love Me".
He guest-starred on two episodes of Diff'rent Strokes and the soap opera Santa Barbara as himself in 1984.
In 1997, he performed a duet with Filipino singer Regine Velasquez, which was used as the main theme for his 1998 movie Legacy.
He made his Broadway debut in 2000 in the title role of Jekyll & Hyde.
For the longest time I didn’t think it was right to marry Hayley as I was so much older and I didn’t want to take away the fun and the youth and the excitement of growing old together and having children,”His fluency in the German language added beautiful benefits to his career.