- Took classes online during his junior year of high school in order to graduate early.
- Moved to Los Angeles after graduation and took improv classes with The Groundlings.
- Won the second season of The Glee Project.
- After recurring on the fourth season of Glee, he was promoted to a series regular for the show's fifth season.
- Won a 2013 Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Breakout Star.
- Ricky Jenner — Brother
- Melissa Benoist — Fiancée