Canadian teen actor best recognized for his breakout role as Quil Ateara in The Twilight Saga films.
He studied acting at the Victoria School of the Arts.
He acted in several Edmonton stage productions before earning his first film role in The Twilight Saga: New Moon.
He grew up in Edmonton, Canada with three younger brothers.
He played one of Taylor Lautner 's fellow werewolves in four Twilight Saga films.