While playing the role of Ryder Scanlon on ABC Family's Melissa & Joey, Robinson starred as Joe Toy in the 2013 film The Kings of Summer.
He had a guest spot on a 2012 episode of Boardwalk Empire.
He and Bella Thorne appeared together in the 2012 Disney Channel movie Frenemies.
When he was eleven years old, he made his professional stage debut in a Seattle production of A Christmas Carol. He went on to appear in productions at the Intiman Playhouse, the 5th Avenue Theatre, and the Village Theatre.
He and his four younger siblings grew up in Seattle, Washington.
- The meaning of the name Robinson: Son Of Robin