- Made stage debut at age 4 (as a Cabbage Patch Kid) with a children's dance group.
- Volunteered with ArtsBridge, an organization offering arts instruction to at-risk youth, while a student at UCLA.
- Made TV debut in a 2003 episode of the UPN sitcom The Mullets; other TV credits include Cold Case, CSI: NY, My Name Is Earl, The Closer and Californication.
- Studied acting at the Beverly Hills Playhouse and performed with its Katselas Theater Company.
- Movie credits include the 2004 Matt Dillon bank-heist comedy Employee of the Month and the 2007 Will Ferrell ice-skating comedy Blades of Glory.