In the early 90s, Howard used to date actress/producer Holly Hunter.
Howard was the narrator of author E. Annie Proulx's audiobook That Old Ace in the Hole.
Howard won a Bronze Wrangler Award for You Know My Name (1999) in 2000.
Howard has a younger brother named Jim (born 1957) who is an actor/writer.
Howard's height is 5'9" (1.75m).