- Moved from Chicago to Dallas when he was about 12 and started acting in school plays.
- Performed in plays at Six Flags in Texas.
- Originally auditioned for the role of Calvin on Greek.
- Was arrested in Hollywood on suspicion of a DUI in July 2008.
- Began following a healthy diet and exercise program after being diagnosed with a gluten allergy in 2009.
- Sings and plays guitar in the band Siren's Eye.
- Attended Collin Community College, Plano, Texas, United States