Screen actor best known for his role as Cyclops in the X-Men films. He also played prominent roles in Superman Returns, Enchanted, 27 Dresses, Hairspray, and The Notebook. He was cast in the HBO television series Westworld and later began starring as Steve Wood in Netflix's Dead To Me.
His first acting job was a small recurring role on the hit sitcom The Nanny.
He starred in the popular X-Men trilogy alongside Hugh Jackman.