- Met ex-wife, actor Rutina Wesley, while they were students at The Juilliard School.
- Appeared on Broadway in Fiddler on the Roof.
- First credited television role was Elliot Leopold in the CBS TV series Cold Case in the episode "Spiders" in 2008.
- First role in a feature film was as Jake Glass in 2009's How I Got Lost.
- Has performed in several Shakespeare productions, such as Henry V and As You Like It for Two River Theater Company; King Lear at TFANA and Macbeth at NYSF.
- Received The Juilliard School’s John Houseman Prize while attending.