American actor and director who earned the Rising Superstar Award on the Marco Isle Film Celebration for his work within the last Best Weekend and earned a 2006 Cami Prize at the type and Morality in Entertainment Honours for his function in The Reading Area. He was nominated for an unbiased Spirit Prize for his function in Superstar Maps. He previously one of is own first jobs as Manuel in the 1997 film, Riot. He provides directed films such as for example Charity as well as the Monster. He was raised with family members in LA, California and arrived as gay in January 2012. He co-starred with Brittany Murphy in the 2000 film, Cherry Falls.