- Started taking singing lessons when he was 8.
- His first acting role was playing the French mouse in Alice in Wonderland.
- A former member of England's National Youth Music Theatre.
- Is the lead singer and guitarist in a band called the Darling Buds.
- Modeled full-time for Select Model Management in London.
- Suffers from a mild form of dyslexia.
- Increased his profile in 2009 with the role of Caius in The Twilight Saga: New Moon.