- As a child, lived in Ireland for five years with his family.
- Made his TV debut on a 2007 episode of 30 Rock.
- Best-known for playing Luke Cafferty on Friday Night Lights from 2009 to the series finale in 2011.
- Was cast in the role of Caleb Evers on FOX's 2011 drama The Chicago Code.
- Plays electric guitar and specializes in blues-rock.
- Kristin Lauria — Sister
- Ally Lauria — Sister
- Michelle Armstrong — Wife
- Larry Lauria — Father
- Tricia Lauria — Mother
- University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC (BFA in Drama, 2007)
Season 2, Episode 14
- Birth Name: Matthew Lauria
- Birth Place: United States
- Birthday: June 22, 1984,
- Profession: Actor, Musician, Director