- Was raised in suburban Maryland.
- Was involved with theater, student government and wrestling while in high school.
- Portrayed Chino in his college's stage production of West Side Story.
- Like Calvin, his character on Greek, he too was in a fraternity in college (his real fraternity is Sigma Alpha Epsilon).
- Worked at P.F. Chang's while making audition rounds to be an actor.
- His initial reason for becoming an actor was to avoid working in an office.
- Is a New York Mets fan.
- Practices Brazilian martial arts and enjoys snowboarding.