- Was raised in northern Kentucky in the towns of Florence and Independence.
- While at NYU he studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London.
- Started acting on stage with various companies such as Atlantic Theater Company, New Group Theater and Theatre for a New Audience.
- Made his feature-film debut in the 1999 indie Austrian film Die Jungfrau (The Virgin).
- Known for his role in TNT's drama series Good Behavior.