He discovered his love for acting after starring in a high school production of A Midsummer Night's Dream.
He made his film debut in the 2009 film Jack and Janet Save the Planet and later appeared in the 2012 comedy film 21 Jump Street.
He was raised with his brother in the Plano suburbs and later moved to Los Angeles with his family and a golden retriever named Sadie. He has been dating Antonia DeNardo.
He co-starred in the 2009 Disney TV movie Jack and Janet Save the Planet with China McClain.