Started taking singing lessons at age 3 and dancing lessons at age 5. Studied at the Karen Clarke Theatre School and the Woking Youth Theatre, both in Woking. Appeared in Equus opposite Alec Baldwin at the John Drew Theatre in East Hampton, New York, in 2010. Founded the Fundamental Theatre Project in New York in 2010. Was unaware he was going to play twins on The Following; when he auditioned for the show, he thought his character had a split-personality.