But his life experienced a dramatic turn for the better when he fell in love with Arquette, who gave him the strength to regain control of his career.
He says, "I was going nowhere before I met Patricia. I'd had some success, but it never seemed to lead anywhere.
"I was riddled with insecurity, just like any other actor. I couldn't see where my life was going. Then I met Patricia at a mutual friend's wedding and fell in love at first sight."
Jane - divorced from Rutger Hauer's daughter AYSHA - and Arquette welcomed their first child, a baby girl named HARLOW OLIVIA CALLIOPE, into the world in February last year (03).24/09/2004 02:36