Ken Weatherwax comes from a theatrical family. His aunt is Ruby Keeler who was best known for her role in "42nd Street" as Peggy Sawyer. Her career spanned from 1930 to 1989. In addition, Ken's half-brother of Donald Keeler, who played Porky Brockway on Lassie. Ken's brother is Joey D. Vieira. Joey is best know for his role of Peter Howard in the "The Patriot". Joey has been acting in movies from 1953 until most recently 2006 as Tom Sanders in "Backstage Pass".