- Both of his parents were writers.
- Started his career in stage.
- Won Best Actor at the Nashville Film Festival in 2011.
- Was put on Screen International Stars of Tomorrow list in 2011.
- His performance in Weekend helped the film grab the Audience Award the South by Southwest Film Awards in 2011.
- Named Best Actor by The International Cinephile Society in 2012.
- Was awarded The Grand Jury Prize at the Outfest Festival in Los Angeles.
- Writes and directs plays on stage.