- Turned to acting after he broke his leg playing football in high school.
- While attending Chicago's Northwestern University, appeared in stage productions of Equus and The Laramie Project.
- Made his TV debut in a 2005 episode of NBC's Law & Order: Special Victims Unit; roles in indie feature The Last Winter (2006) and TV football drama Friday Night Lights followed.
- Has led ice-climbing, backpacking and diving expeditions in New Zealand, Australia and Alaska.
- Northwestern University, Evanston, IL (2004)
Season 4, Episode 1
- Birth Place: Evanston, IL
- Birthday: January 14, 1982, Capricorn
- Profession: Actor