Fashion model-turned-actor who first gained fame for appearing in the 2008 film Cloverfield. He also appeared in the films Blue Valentine, The Help and Secret Obsession. In 2017, he began starring in NBC series For God And Country as Commander Michael Dalton.
While modeling for Levi's, he was cast on the show Grounded for Life, which caused him to pursue further acting gigs.
He was ranked 96 on BuddyTV's TV's Sexiest Men of 2011 list.
He married Courtney Vogel, a former model, in 2003. The couple has two daughters, Cassy and Charlee, as well as a son named Gabriel.
He played the love interest of Blake Lively's character in the 2005 film The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.