In 2008, he starred in the love story feature film Rez Bomb. Ford had a recurring role in three episodes of The Vampire Diaries second season as a vampire named Trevor. In November 2011, he guest starred in one episode of the CW drama 90210, as the Fashion Design Instructor. In March 2012, Ford filmed JJ Abrams' CW TV pilot Shelter portraying a British rockstar named Tyler Dean.
In May 2012, Ford played the lead role of Alex in a slick short film titled Shoot'er, directed by P.R. Brown.
Slated for release June 6, 2014, Ford stars in Burning Blue, a feature film about two Navy fighter pilots who find themselves in the midst of a forbidden relationship throwing their lives and careers into disarray.
On September 29, 2013, Ford guest starred in the Season 6 premiere episode of The Mentalist on CBS.
Ford has been dating American actress and model Natalie Cohen since March 2011.