Starting in 2008 with a minor role in the martial arts film, The Forbidden Kingdom, he would later play a minor part in Twelve alongside Chace Crawford before he received a lead role in 2011.
He has appeared on other television shows including Law & Order: Criminal Intent as Eddie Boyle and Made in Hollywood as himself.
He comes from a family of writers. His mother Joanie and brother Nick have both published novels and his father Terry has served as the editor of Sports Illustrated.
He had a four episode arc on the ABC comedy series Suburgatory, which featured Cheryl Hines.