Lives in Los Angeles, California.
Almost couldn't do Spider-Man 2 (2004) after having severe back pains at the end of shooting Seabiscuit (2003), Jake Gyllenhaal was already in talks to replace him and had already begun preparation.
Was originally cast as Alex Chance Browning in Final Destination (2000).
Has four half brothers: 2 on his dad's side: Vincent Jr. (born 1973) and Timothy (born 1984); and two on his mother's side: Jopaul Epp (born 1991), and Weston Epp (born 1994).
Lost 25 pounds to fit his role as Red Pollard in Seabiscuit (2003).