He is partly of Dutch ancestry; his last name translates to "from the creek". At the age of 15, he asked his mother to take him into New York City to get an agent and try his hand in professional acting. He played the role of "Fergus". Both he and the production, which was also directed by Albee, received positive reviews. Aged 17, while still in high school at Cheshire Academy, he performed in the musical Shenandoah at the Goodspeed Opera House , and made his feature film debut in a bit role as a bully in Angus and shot a small role in the independent film I Love You, I Love You Not
Every 'One Tree Hill' Guest Star-Turned-Celebrity You Totally Forgot About
One Tree Hill convinced me to move to America. Okay, that's not strictly true—I moved to America from the U. Whether they're releasing albums Bryan Greenberg , popping up in theaters Joe Manganiello , or hosting Extra Maria Menounos , a ton of One Tree Hill 's onetime guest stars have since leapfrogged into fame and fortune in their own right. Like these 15, ahead Kevin Federline played a guy called Jason Federline! In fairness, Federline is pretty good in the role.
16 celebrities you probably forgot guest-starred on 'One Tree Hill'
One Tree Hill did the same. It featured the fictional small town of Tree Hill, centering on Tree Hill High School and the rivalry between two half-brothers who vied for the same spot on their basketball team. The rivalry between Nathan James Lafferty and Lucas Chad Michael Murray eventually quelled and the story expanded to their friends and found family. Moving from high school to post-college days with a four year time jump, the series was able to capture the feelings of isolation teens experience while growing up, and then uncertainty adults face when first navigating the world on their own. The show also featured a ton of now familiar faces as the result of that long run.