Deaf actor who is famous for his performance as Moritz in the Deaf West Theatre and eventual Broadway revival of Spring Awakening in 2015. He eventually won the Theatre World Award for outstanding Broadway debut performance for his work.
He attended RIT in Rochester, New York before moving to Los Angeles in 2012. He moved to join the Deaf West production of Cyrano.
He has portrayed the recurring character Matthew on the ABC Family original series Switched at Birth since 2013. He was profiled in the New York Times in September 2015.
He was raised in Duluth, Minnesota.
He starred alongside Marlee Matlin in the 2015 Broadway revival of Spring Awakening.