Born June 10, 1978. He is an American television and film actor. He is perhaps best known for his roles on the television series ER, Once and Again and in the film, A Walk to Remember. He also co-starred in the teen comedies Whatever It Takes and Get Over It. In 2003, West appeared in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. West left at the end of the 2007 season for Supreme Courtships, a series picked up by the Fox Network. He recently starred in the independent film What We Do Is Secret playing Darby Crash, a member of the 1970s punk band, The Germs.