Actor best known for his roles as Emilio in Struck by Lightning, as well as his performance as Leo in Boulevard. He is known off-screen for his friendship with Emma Watson. He also was a producer on the film Struck by Lightning.
He made his debut acting in the 2011 film Sand Sharks.
He met Emma Watson while doing an internship in the special effects department for the film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
Born in Mexico City, he was raised in Switzerland, and later made it to the United States to attend New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. He has a younger sister.
He starred opposite Robin Williams in the film Boulevard, Williams' final film before his passing.