- Began acting in commercials at age 5.
- Said he was inspired by his big brother, Fred Savage, to get into acting.
- Made his film debut at age 9 in Little Monsters (1989), which also starred Fred.
- Best known for playing Cory Matthews, the main character in ABC's hit series Boy Meets World, from 1993 to 2000.
- Interned for Sen. Arlen Specter (R-PA) in 2003.
- Is an avid Bruce Springsteen fan, and took a break from acting to follow Springsteen's tour around the country with his father.
- In November 2012, announced via Twitter that he and fellow Boy Meets World veteran Danielle Fishel were planning to be a part of a spin-off series.
- Volunteers for the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation.