Actor who had a prominent role in the NBC television series, American Dreams and a role on CBS's Blue Bloods.
He was nominated for a Young Artist Award several times for his work on The New Lassie and Kirk.
He starred on Blue Bloods alongside the show's main character, who is played by Tom Selleck.
He did commercials as a child, which was his first experience with acting on television.
He was born an only child to Mary Lu, an office administrator, and Bill Nipper, a projectionist.