Most famous for playing Jamie Baldwin on Coronation Street from 2004 to 2008 and Cameron Davenport on Family Affairs from 2002 until 2004, Hill is also known for his guest star appearances on Holby City, Doctors, and The Bill.
Early in his career, he acted in an episode of the BBC soap opera EastEnders.
He wrote for and performed with a sketch comedy troupe called Screaming Mess.
He and his long-term girlfriend and Coronation Street co-star, Jenny Platt, welcomed a daughter named Matilda on April 11, 2010.
He appeared with Dervla Kirwan in the 2012 horror movie Entity.