Sebastian Stan is a Romanian-born American actor best known for his television roles as Prince Jack Benjamin on Kings (2009) and as Carter Baizen on Gossip Girl, from 2007-2012.
He also had a starring role as T.J. Hammond in the television mini-series Political Animals, in 2012.
Stan appeared in the independent film Spread, in which he acted alongside Ashton Kutcher and Jennifer Jason Leigh. He was featured in the Fred Durst-directed independent feature, The Education of Charlie Banks, which premiered at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival.
Stan also co-starred in The Architect opposite Anthony LaPaglia, Isabella Rossellini and Hayden Panettiere.
Stan has been in several independent films and appeared on Broadway opposite Liev Schreiber in the revival of Eric Bogosian's play Talk Radio.
In addition, Stan received his bachelor of fine arts degree from Rutgers University where he was enrolled in the Mason Gross School of the Arts, and spent a year abroad studying acting at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London.
Stan was born in Constanta, Romania, and currently resides in New York City.