He was raised as an only child in the town of McLeansville by parents Kimberly and Reid Jones. At Northeast Guilford High School, Jones was involved in sports as a member of the football, track, and wrestling teams. In early 2009, Jones drove cross country from his East Coast home to move to Los Angeles and began acting soon after.
Jones shot with photographer Bruce Weber for the 2010 Abercrombie & Fitchholiday campaign. He is also featured as the lead vocalist on the 2011 single "Wanna Be Known" by German electronic music duo York.
In October 2011, it was announced that Jones would be joining CBS's CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, playing the role of Charlie Russell, D.B. Russell's (Ted Danson) son. E! Online reported in early August 2012 that Jones would guest star on ABC Family's Pretty Little Liars as the role of Andrew Campbell. He appeared in the webseries If I Can Dream alongside Justin Gaston and Ben Elliott.
- Has a tattoo of Mjöllnir on his upper back.
- He is predominantly right-handed, but he only swings left-handed when playing sports like baseball or golf.
- Graduated from Northeast Guilford High School in North Carolina in 2006
- Once appeared as a contestant on MTV's "Parental Control".
- Voted "Most Spontaneous" by his high school senior class.
- Used to work at Six Flags Magic Mountain as Aquaman.
- Tested for the role of Tyler Locke on Locke and Key (which went to Jesse McCartney).
- Is a big paranormal enthusiast.
- Participated in football, wrestling, and track in high school.
- Plays the guitar.
- Is a singer/songwriter.
- Doesn't have any brothers or sisters.
- Has the Egyptian Ankh tattooed on his left wrist.
- Has the roman numeral 11 tattooed on his left middle finger.
- He appeared in Episodes 6, 7, and 10 of The Fosters, another show airing on ABC Family.
|90210||2009||Obnoxious Senior||1 Episode|
|If I Can Dream||2010||Himself||1 Episode|
|Parental Control||2010||Himself||1 Episode|
|Law & Order: LA||2010||Logan Rudman||1 Episode|
|Lie To Me||2010-2011||Liam||3 Episodes|
|Eye of the Storm||2011||Cigazombie||Short|
|CSI: NY||2011||Frat Boy||1 Episode|
|Switched at Birth||2011||Liam's Friend||1 Episode|
|First Day||2011||JT Fox||6 Episodes|
|Born to Race||2011||Football Player|
|CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||2011-2012||Charlie Russell||4 Episodes|
|The Finder||2012||Kevin Montgomery||1 Episode|
|Jane By Design||2012||Christopher||1 Episode|
|Supernatural||2012||Michael Wheeler||1 Episode|
|2 Broke Girls||2013||Jebadiah||1 Episode|
|Pretty Little Liars||2013-present||Andrew Campbell||
|The Fosters||2013- present||Liam Olmstead||
|Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt||2015||Brandon Yeagley|