American actor and singer best known for originating the role of Chad DiMera on the soap opera Days of Our Lives.
He competed as a skateboarder when he was a teenager but gave it up after suffering multiple injuries, including a concussion.
He was once the lead singer of the metal band A Dreadful Fall.
He was born in Santa Clara, California; his parents divorced when he was young. He grew up with four half-siblings.
He starred opposite Victoria Justice in MTV's drama series Eye Candy.