- Father is a celebrated fashion photographer and his mother an opera director.
- He and his two siblings were featured in their father's 1997 photography book Camera Ready: How to Shoot Your Kids.
- At 9, performed in The Nutcracker with the School of American Ballet.
- Spent seven summers at Stagedoor Manor, a performing-arts camp for young people in the Catskills.
- Is a songwriter, plays piano and produces house music.