He started making short movies as early as the age of 10 using legos and stuffed animals. He is an alumnus of Emerson College.
He worked as an intern at The Weinstein Company and was a production assistant on Step Up 3D. In August 2020, he launched a tea brand called Zadiko.
He is a New York-native from Scarsdale and he has a sister. His parents are named Margo and Adam. He began a relationship with Maggie Bustamante, AKA Magsbustamante, in 2016 and the two got engaged in 2020.
He and Andrew Ilnyckyj both became video producers for BuzzFeed.