Signed by his mother's former agent and began appearing in commercials and Canadian TV-movies
Made TV debut at age eight in the Canadian TV-movie, "Stacey"
First film role, "The Boy Who Could Fly"
Moved to Los Angeles
Appeared in the low-budget feature film, "Nowhere to Run"
Played Todd, one of the foster kids under the care of Sister Kate (Stephanie Beacham), in the short-lived NBC sitcom "Sister Kate"
Cast as the lead character Brandon Walsh in FOX's popular drama series, "Beverly Hills, 90210"
Directed several episodes of "Beverly Hills, 90210"
First feature as a lead, "Calendar Girl"
Began producing "Beverly Hills, 90210"; promoted to executive producer during the 1997-1998 season
Had leading role as a popular teen idol in the independent feature "Love and Death on Long Island"
Helmed "Barenaked in America," a 'rockumentary' about the Canadian band Barenaked Ladies
Signed by Fox network to star and direct a small screen remake of the film noir "Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye"
Made London stage debut in Warren Leight's award-winning play "Side Man"
Signed to star in the FX cable series pilot "Dope"
Had featured role in the thriller "The Fourth Angel"
Cast in the dark comedy "Die Mommie Die"
Co-starred in the ABC family movie "I Want to Marry Ryan Banks"
Cast for a seven-episode stint on the FOX's supernatural drama "Tru Calling," played Jack Harper, a former EMT who joins the morgue staff
Cast in Showtime's "Masters of Horror" anthology series
Returned to series television as Ian Denison in the Lifetime series, "Side Order of Life"
Directed episodes of "The Secret Life of the American Teenager" for the ABC Family Channel