- Born in South Africa, he was adopted and moved to Ireland and then Australia.
- Played Marge Simpson in a kindergarten play called Bart and the Beanstalk.
- Is an accomplished opera singer who has performed in more than a dozen productions at the Sydney Opera House.
- Wrote three original compositions for the Australian TV series Dance Academy.
- Was in Dance Academy with Dena Kaplan and Thom Green, and the three also landed roles in the NBC series Camp in 2013.
- Has worked with the R U O K? Foundation, a suicide-prevention program.