Actor best known for his role as teenage Rolling Stone magazine journalist William Miller in the award-winning film Almost Famous. He is also known for his roles in the films White Oleander and Saved!
He has been an avid skateboarder since the age of fifteen.
He starred in the 2011 film We Bought a Zoo.
His parents are named Jan and Bruce and he has two younger siblings. He and his dad became avid motorcycle riders.
He became good friends with actress Olivia Wilde, whom he co-starred with in Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas.