He started acting in the industry early on in his life, nabbing the role of Jeremiah when he was only 13.
He won the Gemini Award for Best Continuing Actor in a Supporting Role in 1988 for his role as Joey Jeremiah.
He was born-and-raised in Toronto. In 2001 he married a woman named Carmella.
Both he and actress Olivia Scriven appeared on the series Degrassi.