Gained fame as the younger brother of RENT and Marvel actress Rosario Dawson.
His and Rosario's early childhood was trademarked by poverty, however his parents eventually built affordable housing into an abandoned building on the Lower East Side of Manhattan.
He is nearly a foot taller than his sister, standing at a gargantuan six foot five inches tall.
He is Rosario's younger half-brother. His mother, Isabel Celeste, is a writer, and his father, Greg Dawson, a construction worker.
His sister famously dated comedian Eric Andre.