In the role of Jed Perry he appeared in 8 episodes of an American comedy-drama series Opposite Sex.
Same year he was featured in series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
He was rumored to be dating beautiful actress Emmy Rossum but the rumor never got officially confirmed.
Though he was seen playing the role of gay character in some of TV series he is not gay.
Prior to being single, he had dated Gilmore Girls co-star.
After dating for three and half years they ended their relationship.
Starting from 2004 he appeared in an American television drama American Dreams.He has made guest appearance in many popular TV series like the Teenage Witch, Law and Order: Special Victims Unit, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and Sabrina.In 2009 he was awarded with Teen Choice Awards for his outstanding acting.There were also rumors of him dating an American actress Emmy Rossum.Later he started relation with Heroes co star and his girlfriend Hayden Panettiere, they met during the shooting of the series and they started dating in 2008. In 2009 he was romantically linked with Isabella Brewster till 2010.