Notable for his work on both stage and screen, he starred on Broadway in A Thousand Clowns and received a Leo Award for his supporting role in the 2002 film Flower & Garnet.
He acted in his first television commercial when he was just twelve years old. The following year, he appeared in the 1990s television series RoboCop.
Aside from his work as an actor, he fronted a pop band called Theresa's Sound-World.
He spent his early years in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and later relocated to Los Angeles, California.
He and John Cho were both in the cast of the 2004 comedy movie Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle.