Most famous for playing Nick Levan in the British teen series Skins, this popular actor also had a recurring role on ITV's Mr. Selfridge and appeared in episodes of Nickelodeon's Summer in Transylvania and The CW's Reign.
While performing in a high school play at Latymer Upper School in London, he was discovered by a talent scout. Though he had planned to study economics and history at the University of Manchester, he deferred his offer of admission to pursue performance opportunities.
He played the role of "Chunks" in an Edinburgh Film Festival-screened movie titled We Are the Freaks.
He grew up in the London district of Putney in a family of Welsh, Spanish, and Venezuelan heritage. In 2014 he began dating Adelaide Kane.
He and Hannah Murray were both part of the cast of Skins.