Robert began his acting career when he was eight years old by enrolling in an after school drama program sponsored by Trinity Repertory Company. Later that year he landed a role as Turkey Boy in Trinity’s production of A Christmas Carol. Since that time Robert has performed a variety of roles on stage. Recently, Robert has turned his efforts to film. Robert’s first principal role was in Bride Wars where he played Robert. Shortly thereafter he earned a role as Young Dave’s Pal in the movie Sorcerer’s Apprentice. Robert’s role as Rowley in Fox’s three-movie franchise Diary of A Wimpy Kid (2010,2011) is perhaps his most recognized role to date. The third installment, Dog Days was released in August 2012. Robert landed his first voiceover role as Bob in the Tim Burton directed movie Frankenweenie, which was released in October 2012. In April 2012, Robert played Young Curly in the movie The Three Stooges. Looking ahead, Robert will be playing Kyle in the movie The Way, Way Back which will premiere at the Sundance Film festival in January 2013. In addition, he plays Derek in the 3D CGI motion-capture version of Tarzan which is set for release in October 2013. In addition to theater, and film, Robert has also appeared on television as a guest star on ABC’s The Middle, and as the lead on two episodes of The Hub Network’s The Haunting Hour. Robert is passionate about reading, acting, watching movies, and writing his own screenplays.This past summer, he attended Brown University’s Pre-College program, where he enrolled in the course ” The History of American Film.” He also enjoys playing video games, swimming, and working out at the gym. In May 2012, Robert was elected into the National Junior Honor Society. Robert will be entering his sophomore year in high school, where again he has the honor of being vice president of his class. He is a member of his high school band, drama club and journalism club. His favorite subjects are Honors Social Studies and Honors English.