- Became interested in acting at the age of 5 after his sister booked a lead role in a TV commercial.
- First acting job was in an Oscar Meyer commercial.
- Moved to Los Angeles with his family in 2003 in hopes of furthering his acting career.
- Graduated high school at the age of 15 as class salutatorian.
- Member of the Alpha Gamma Sigma honor society.
- Studied culinary arts in college.
- Appeared in small roles in Without a Trace in 2005 and Hannah Montana in 2007.