He relocated from Europe to Florida in the US when he was 7 years old. He then moved out west to Los Angeles.
He was featured in the role of Trevor Drift in the television series The LXD: The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers.
He was born in Germany, but grew up in Italy. He had a pet bulldog named Bam Bam who passed away in 2016 after ten years.
He and David Shreibman were both featured in the Step Up films as well as the Disney Channel original movie Lemonade Mouth.