Graduated from South High School in Minneapolis, Minnesota in June of 1996, then attended SUNY Purchase in New York. By April of 1997, he was offered the role of Michael Fitzgerald in the short-lived American television series Cracker: Mind Over Murder (1997). Josh started off doing small plays and national commercials, but is beginning to break into the big-screen movie business with his starring role in Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998).
- Chosen as one of Teen People Magazine's "21 Hottest Stars Under 21."
- Auditioned for Remember the Titans (2000).
- Started a production company, Roulette Entertainment, with Elden Henson (Elden Ratliff).
- Has three younger siblings: Jessica, Jake, and Joe.
- He was caught supposedly robbing a Dairy Queen when he was 16 (he and his friends were actually making a short film).
- I've had my heart broken, and it's not fun. But I'd rather have my heart broken than break someone else's heart.