- Father is a career RAF squadron leader.
- Spent part of his youth in Canada and Hong Kong.
- Appeared as an extra in a number of scenes at the Central Perk coffeehouse in Friends.
- Best known for playing eldest son Nick Harper in the British sitcom My Family.
- Won the Best Newcomer prize at the 2002 British Comedy Awards.
- Suffered head injuries in a 2008 car accident in Bristol, England, that landed him in intensive care.
- Featured in a series of popular British commercials for BT (formerly British Telecom).