Damon was born in the city Bloomington, Indiana. His first role was in 90210 on February 3, 2009 he started acting there. After that he got minor roles in other television series such as Greek and 10 Things I Hate About You. He also acted as Kitch Maynard in True Blood. In 2010, he landed a regular role as Hastings Ruckle in the final season of Friday Night Lights. The next year, he starred as Brian in The Nine Lives of Chloe King, which was cancelled after one season, and in 2012, he appeared in a recurring role in the hit-series The Secret Circle. Damon played the main love interest of Destinee & Paris in their 2011 music video for "True Love". On February 25, 2013, he was cast as Grayson in The CW's drama series Star-Crossed. In early August 2013, it was reported that Damon would join the cast of American Horror Story: Coven.