- Became inspired to act by a drama teacher in secondary school.
- Trained with the National Youth Theatre, where he performed in stage productions of Relish and Talking to Byron.
- Played the role of Mickey in a production of The Knowledge at the Bush Theatre in 2011.
- Rose to fame after appearing on the British television series Skins.
- Named on Digital Spy's list of rising stars in 2015.
- Helped his younger brother, Finn, become a cast member on the BBC series Peaky Blinders.