American actor who played Eric Murphy on the hit HBO television series Entourage and also appeared as the character Fin in the 2004 romance film The Notebook. He initially gained fame for his role as Ryan Malloy on the TV series Unhappily Ever After.
He debuted on a Chips Ahoy commercial at the age of six.
He played a supporting role in the 2009 romance comedy He's Just Not That Into You.
He dated socialite Nicky Hilton from 2004 to 2006. Then in 2015, he began dating actress Sabina Gadecki. He and actress Zulay Henao subsequently began a relationship. They welcomed a daughter named Kennedy Cruz Connolly together in June 2021.