- Studied acting in England at Strode's College, as well as at the Oldham Theatre Workshop and the Northern Kids Theatre Company.
- Got his first break playing a 3232-year-old pharaoh on a Canadian-produced family sitcom called I Love Mummy.
- Nominated for Best Newcomer at 2005's National Television Awards in the U.K. for his role on the BBC medical drama Casualty.
- Likes to play sports, including tennis and English football.
- Is a singer-songwriter who has recorded several songs.