Widely known for portraying troubled film student Alex Kralie in the YouTube horror series Marble Hornets. He has helped co-found and run the channel of the same name, as well as the totheark and THAC TV side channels.
He helped co-create his Marble Hornets YouTube channel in June 2009. He and his collaborator Troy Wagner were inspired to write the series after reading about the Slender Man mythos.
In 2015, a film adaptation of the Marble Hornets series, titled Always Watching: A Marble Hornets Story, was released. Previously, in 2013, the series had been named one of Dread Central's top 10 horror fan films ever created.
He was born and raised in the United States.
His and Toy Wagner's work on the Marble Hornets YouTube web series drew praise from Roger Ebert during its first season.