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 Farrelly brothers directed movie The Three Stooges. In 2013, Robert played Kyle in the Faxon/Nash movie The Way, Way Back which premiered at the Sundance Film festival in January 2013. Also in 2013, had his first experience in motion capture 3D as Derek in the 3D CGI motion-capture version of Tarzan which was released in October 2013. In the Fall of 2015, Robert returned to the big screen alongside Bailee Madison in the role of Jake in the film Annabelle Hooper and The Ghosts of Nantucket. In the summer of 2016, Robert played David Lewan, the son of Jan Lewan who was played by Jack Black. The feature is set to release sometime in 2017.
In addition to theater, and film, Robert has been a returning guest star (6 times)on CBS’s crime drama Elementary where he plays the role of Mason who is one of Sherlock’s “irregulars.” He 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 has also performed as emcee in many events and donates his time often at local schools and community events.
Robert attends Brown University, and has just completed his freshman year. He will be a sophomore there in the Fall of 2017.