As a child, he acted in the Canadian version of Sesame Street, Sesame Park. He received a diploma in Film and Television acting from the Canadian Film Center for the Arts.
He had a minor role in the 2014 blockbuster film Godzilla. He hosted The Big Black Rap Show on the Canadian campus radio station CKDU-FM and later went on to host he last season of the CBC TV series Street Cents.
He grew up in Halifax, Canada.
He starred alongside Elizabeth Mitchell in the series Dead of Summer.