Born in South Africa, he was adopted and moved to Ireland and then Australia. Played Marge Simpson in a kindergarten play called Bart and the Beanstalk. Is an accomplished opera singer who has performed in more than a dozen productions at the Sydney Opera House. Wrote three original compositions for the Australian TV series Dance Academy. Was in Dance Academy with Dena Kaplan and Thom Green, and the three also landed roles in the NBC series Camp in 2013. Has worked with the R U O K? Foundation, a suicide-prevention program.