Born in 1983 in Toronto (Canada), but raised in Baltimore (Maryland, USA). He began his career in the fashion world in 2003 at the age of twenty years, thanks to a contract with Wilhelmina Models agency. In January 2004, he debuted on the runways of Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent in Milan and Paris. After that, he has worked with Emporio Armani, Versace, Givenchy, John Galliano, Lacoste, Diesel, DKNY, Perry Ellis and Dolce & Gabbana.
In 2010 he also participated in the film Sex and the City 2 as Samantha Jones pair, and his most recently appeared has been in Taylor Swift's official music video for We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together.