Angarano was recently seen in Craig Zisk's The English Teacher, starring opposite Julianne Moore, Nathan Lane, and Greg Kinnear.
Angarano starred in Dito Montiel's Empire State opposite Liam Hemsworth, Dwyane Johnson and Emma Roberts. He was seen in Steven Soderbergh's Haywire opposite Michael Douglas, Channing Tatum and Ewan McGregor. Additionally, Angarano starred opposite Melissa Leo and John Goodman in Red State, which premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. He appeared in Gavin Wiesen's The Art of Getting By opposite Emma Roberts and Freddie Highmore and Max Winkler's Ceremony opposite Uma Thurman.
His breakthrough performance came in Wes Craven's Music of the Heart, opposite Meryl Streep, in 1999. Shortly after, he starred in Cameron Crowe's Academy Award nominated film Almost Famous opposite Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, Billy Crudup, Zooey Deschanel and Patrick Fugit.
Angarano's other film credits include Ramaa MosleyThe Brass Teapot opposite Juno Temple; Jared Hess' Gentlemen Broncos opposite Sam Rockwell and Jemaine Clement; David Gordon Green's Snow Angels opposite Sam Rockwell and Kate Beckinsale; Rob Minkoff's The Forbidden Kingdom opposite Jackie Chan and Jet Li; Catherine Hardwicke's Lords of Dogtown opposite Heath Ledger and Emile Hirsch; Mike Mitchell's Sky High opposite Kurt Russell and Kelly Preston; Brad Gann's Black Irish; Alex Steyermark's One Last Thing opposite Cynthia Nixon; Thomas Vinterberg's Dear Wendy; Gary Ross' Seabiscuit opposite Tobey Maguire and Jeff Bridges; David Evans The Final Season opposite Sean Astin and Rachael Leigh Cook; and Michael Schroeder's Man in the Chair opposite Christopher Plummer.
On television, Angarano appeared in a four episode arc on FOX's hit drama 24 opposite Kiefer Sutherland. He also guest starred on NBC's Emmy winning comedy Will and Grace as Elliot, the son of Jack McFarland (Sean Hayes). Angarano's other television credits include E.R., CSI, Less Than Perfect, Summerland, and Kevin Hill.
Angarano was born in Brooklyn, New York and currently resides in Los Angeles.