Born in Adelaide, Australia in 1988, Nathan Parsons was raised in Colorado and Texas before entering the University of Southern California BFA Acting program. His first professional onscreen work came in 2009 as the mysterious Ethan Lovett on "General Hospital" (ABC, 1963-). Leaving the soap in 2012, Parsons quickly landed a recurring role on "Bunheads" (ABC Family, 2012-13) followed just as quickly with recurring roles on a pair of supernatural dramas, "True Blood" (HBO, 2008-2014) and "The Originals" (The CW, 2013-18). In 2017, he appeared in an arc on "Once Upon a Time" (ABC, 2011-18) playing Hansel. In 2019, Parsons was set to star on "Roswell, New Mexico" (The CW, 2019-), a reboot of the supernatural drama "Roswell" (The WB, 1999-2001; UPN, 2001-02).