From 2006 to 2007, this Texas-born actor appeared as Ricky on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless. Also a fashion model, he participated in campaigns for Gucci and Versace.
His early film credits include small roles in R.S.V.P. and Brick.
Fluent in Portuguese, he was cast in a Brazilian television series titled America.
He and his fraternal twin, Kirsten, grew up in Woodville, Texas. He later married a woman from Brazil and raised two children.
He played the role of "Spider" in the 2003 Jack Black film School of Rock.