- Grew up in a converted stable in the grounds of a castle in Scotland.
- Auditioned numerous times for Game of Thrones, but was never cast in the series.
- Played Batman in touring stage show Batman Live in 2011 and 2012.
- Made a citizen's arrest in a London record shop after catching a shoplifter in 2012.
- Presented an award at the 2013 Scottish British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards.