- Studied at the National Youth Theatre.
- While in high school, had the opportunity to take a master class with Ian McKellen on Shakespeare's sonnets.
- Played the lead in Richard III while in college.
- Though playing an Anglo-Saxon monk (and not a Viking) on The Vikings, he studied Viking culture and history after being cast in the show.
- Katie Blagden — Sister
- Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, England (2011)