He earned his first major acting role at the age of 13 in a production of Cymbeline. He performed the show during New York City's famed Shakespeare in the Park season.
He had a featured role in the 2009 film Motherhood alongside Uma Thurman. He previously appeared in the Off-Broadway production of The Grand Inquisitor.
He was introduced to acting by his mother, who was also an actress.
He appeared alongside Shia LaBeouf in the 2003 film Holes.