Torrance was born in Vancouver, Canada. He was in theater throughout high school and attended the acting program in University of British Columbia, Vancouver.
His first main television series role was in a Canadian comedy series, jPod in 2008. In 2009 he appeared in an episode on Battlestar Galactica as Lance Corporal C. Sellers.
- He has a dual citizenship in Canada and United States.
- He has been married to Miss USA 2011, Alyssa Campanella since 2016.