Best know for playing the the role of Ryder Lynn on the musical drama series Glee and later Adam Foster on the series Supergirl. He starred in the 2016 film Everybody Wants Some!! and the 2018 film American Animals.
He started acting professionally when he was nine years old.
He was the winner of the second season of The Glee Project, which gave him the opportunity to act on the TV series.
He grew up in Miami but moved to Los Angeles in order to pursue acting full-time. In 2015, he married his Supergirl co-star Melissa Benoist. Melissa filed for divorce after about a year of marriage.