- Attended the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama at the same time as Kimberly Nixon and Tom Cullen.
- Played the role of Melchior in Spring Awakening in the 2009 West End production.
- Sang songs by David Bowie and The Who in the 2011 musical Hunky Dory with Minnie Driver.
- Won the award for Best Actor for his role in Citadel at the 2012 Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival in Korea.
- Was filming his part of Richard III in the BBC's The White Queen when the late king's bones were discovered