Stapleton was born and raised in Bayonne, New Jersey. After graduating from Colorado University at Boulder and a brief stint in the business world, he studied at the Neighborhood Playhouse and The Actor's Studio in New York.
When he is not working, Stapleton enjoys softball, football and cooking, and actively participates in the charities Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and Drama League.
PLACE OF BIRTH: Bayonne, New Jersey
DATE OF BIRTH: December 7