Known for playing tasks on the tv screen series Zoey 101 and Switched at Labor and birth, he later on starred like a love interest for the Carrie Diaries. At age 13, he was contacted at a Region Fair with a consultant of a background-acting administration business, which kick-started his performing career. He made an appearance inside a 2005 bout of Unfabulous. He performed Peyton Leverette in the Disney’s film Sharpay’s Fantastic Experience. His parents are called Lori Anne Howell and David Butler. He started dating Vanessa Hudgens in 2011. He starred alongside Ashley Tisdale in this year’s 2009 film Aliens in the Attic.