Canadian born film and television actor who stars in the series Some Assembly Required in the role of Knox. He is a versatile actor and producer whose work ranges between youth sitcoms, biopics, horror films, comedies and documentary film productions.
During the summers growing up, he worked in various saw mills in his home town of Fort St. James, British Columbia and on his cousins' farm where his family has a summer residence. He played Jr.A hockey in the BCHL for the Merritt Centennials and planned to play professionally before he became an actor.
He is a cast member in Letterkenny Problems, portraying Riley in "Hockey Players" on YouTube.
He is the son of former NHL player Jim Playfair and the nephew of former NHL player Larry Playfair. His brothers both became WHL players.
He was inspired to leave hockey to pursue a career in film and TV after watching Taylor Kitsch (a former Jr.A Hockey player) in NBC's Friday Night Lights.