Swam competitively while attending college
Moved to New York City and attended William Esper's acting program
Won acclaim for his stage performance in the off-Broadway show "The Monogamist"
Starred in the stage production of David Sedaris' "The SantaLand Diaries"
Made feature debut in small role in "The First Wives Club"
Cast in a recurring role on the ABC drama "High Incident"
Cast as the villain opposite Neve Campbell in "Scream 2"
Landed featured role in the HBO movie "When Trumpets Fade"
Made guest appearance on the HBO comedy series "Sex and the City" as a younger man romancing Sarah Jessica Parker
Offered a villainous turn in Doug Liman's ensemble film "Go"
Portrayed a bisexual actor romancing both a performance artist (Andy Dick) and a videographer (Cynthia Nixon) in "Advice From a Caterpillar"
Played a detective in "Gone in 60 Seconds," starring Nicolas Cage
Played a photographer seeking love and fulfillment in the gay-themed "Broken Hearts Club"
Joined an ensemble cast in "The Safety of Objects"
Starred as an ex-con in Victor Nunez' "Coastlines"
Played a porn film producer in "The Girl Next Door," co-starring Emile Hirsch and Elisha Cuthbert
Played the lead role of Sheriff Seth Bullock on the HBO series "Deadwood"
Played Jennifer Garner's love interest in "Catch and Release"
Co-starred with Bruce Willis in "Live Free or Die Hard," the fourth "Die Hard" sequel
Landed a recurring role on ABC's comedy series "Samantha Who?" starring Christina Applegate
Acted opposite Aaron Eckhart and Jessica Alba in the comedy "Meet Bill"
Joined the cast of the FX drama "Damages" in the second season
Co-starred in the horror film "A Perfect Getaway"
Starred in the remake of "The Crazies"
Starred as Deputy U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens on the FX cowboy drama "Justified"; character was originally created by Elmore Leonard
Nominated for the 2011 TV Critics Association Award for Individual Achievement in Drama
Nominated for the 2011 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in Drama Series
Voiced the Spirit of the West character in Gore Verbinski's animated feature "Rango"