- Grew up in Johnson City, TN.
- In 1998, he won the Mr. College of Charleston pageant.
- Captain of his college tennis team.
- Made his TV debut in a 2000 episode of Freaks and Geeks.
- Dated Kate Bosworth for two years.
- Appeared in People Magazine's 2011 Sexiest Man Alive issue.
- Says his last name is pronounced "Z-O-O-K-RIE."