Dorabiał zamiataniem podłóg w lokalnej fabryce chrupek General Millis (12 dolarów za godzinę), zmywaniem naczyń i jako dawca krwi.
Po zwycięstwie w konkursie urody męskiej 1997 – Fresh Faces stanu Iowa, podjął pracę w agencji modeli w Nowym Jorku, a rok potem w Los Angeles.
W 1996 roku ukończył Clear Creek Amana High School.
W 1997 roku rozpoczął studia inżynierii biochemicznej na Uniwersytecie Stanu Iowa w Iowa City.
Looking back, Rumer says she didn't feel any skepticism about the relationship despite plenty of naysayers given the former couple's age difference.However, like any grand Hollywood romance, there was a twist—the actor was planning to set Mila up with one of his friends, though when she arrived to the party with a gal pal, he ditched his plan. W 1991 r., kiedy miał 13 lat, jego rodzice się rozwiedli.In fact, she had not even thought of him star at an awards show, though she laid eyes on him first."I see this guy and I see his back and he's really tall," Mila described during the interview."Then he just turns around and it was literally like if we were in a movie, the music would start playing and the violins would go...