Neil was born in Albuquerque new Mexico 15th of June 1973. His parents are Ron(lawyer) and Shelia(writer). His older brother Brian(law student). Neil is the youngest of the two.
Neil went to an acting camp and was spotted by a director. And went to the film (his first) "Clara's Heart". After ****** ****** *.*. He went back to New Mexico to hang out with friends and do some rock climbing. Made a few TV movies. He said on an interview that his brother kepy trying to hook him up on blind dates!