Versatile rugby center, fullback, and wing player who has earned renown for his time in England and France's Super Leagues. He has played with the Canterbury Bulldogs, Catalans Dragons, and Widnes Vikings.
He began his youth career in the academy of Parramatta Eels of the Australian National Rugby League. He debuted for the club's senior team in 2007.
He was a member of the final 24-man New Zealand Kiwi squad that won the 2008 Rugby League World Cup. He also played as a member of the Samoan national team in 2014.
He has been linked romantically to model Camille Delclos.
He and Lance Hohaia played alongside one another for the New Zealand Kiwis in the 2008 Rugby League World Cup.