Played the role of Adam Braverman in the television series Parenthood and played the role of Nate Fisher in HBO's Six Feet Under .
He spent the majority of his youth dedicated to track and field and gymnastics until his high school career ended in a pole-vaulting injury.
He was hired for Six Feet Under partially because of his chemistry with co-star, Rachel Griffiths .
He had a son in 2001 with then-girlfriend Christine King. In 2010, he began dating his Parenthood co-star Lauren Graham .
He was a frequent guest star on Cybill Shepherd 's sitcom in the 1990s.