2008: Named as one of European films' Shooting Stars by the European Film Promotion Board.
Trained at the Central School of Speech & Drama, graduating in 2004.
Very good friends with The Social Network (2010) co-star, Jesse Eisenberg.
He is close friends with Robert Pattinson and Matt Smith, whom he has known since they both started acting.
After moving to Los Angeles in 2007 quickly became friends with Katy Perry, Shannon Woodward, Bo Barrett and Mia Moretti.