American actor and model Taylor Daniel Lautner popularly known as Taylor Lautner was born on February 11, 1992 in Grand Rapids to his parents Dan and Deborah. The 5′ 10½” gorgeous looking actor has a mixed nationality of French, Native American, Dutch and German. He has a younger sister Makena. He attended Valencia High School and is a karate champion who won multiple titles by the age of 12. He currently lives with his family in Los Angeles and has a pet Maltese who he named Roxy. He is an ardent follower of Detroits Red Wings hockey team. He has a huge crush on Megan Fox but previously liked Jessica Alba. He is not active on Facebook or Twitter but has a private Myspace account. His favorite color is blue. He loves eating meat and his favorite food is steak and his favorite ice cream flavor is cake batter. He was a dancer and used to dance with the hip-hop dance group La Hip Kids. His fortune is said to be over $40 million and there’s no stopping him. For his role in the movie Twilight he was paid a whopping million dollars, for its sequel New Moon he was paid $4,000,000. For the third installment of the Twilight saga he was paid $7,500,000 along with a share of 2.5% of the profits. For the Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 & Part 2 he was paid $12.5 million each and for his role in the movie Abduction he was paid $7,500,000.
Height in m / cm – 1.74 m / 174 cm
Height in Feet – 5.7 feet
Height in Inches – 68.5 inches
Height With Shoes/Heels – 5 feet 8 inch – 5’10”
Weight in 2014 kg and Lbs (Pounds) – 76 kgs / 167.55 pounds
Muscle/Biceps Size – 16.5
Body Size – 41(Chest) – 30(Waist)
Birthdate & Age in 2014 – 02/11/92 & 21 years
Eye Color – Brown
Net Worth – 40
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Taylor lives resides with his parents in Valencia located in California because of a lack of paparazzi and enjoys staying at home and does not plan to move out in the near future. He owns a BMW 5 series enabled with dark tinted windows to protect his identity so that he can remain anonymous. He does not drink and neither consumes any drugs. He started acting in 2001 but found major success after appearing in the Twilight films but his busy work schedule kept him from attending school, and he ultimately had to take the California High School Proficiency Exam to graduate from high school. He graduated in 2008 after achieving a passing grade. While making an appearance on Late Show with David Letterman he expressed that that if he did not have any acting commitments he would go back to school to complete his education. Presently he has enrolled himself online at his local community college. For developing his physique the Twilight movie series Lautner underwent intense physical training that was feature in the Men’s Health magazine, along with his special diet. He also practices martial arts in addition to working out. He has stated that he is drug and alcohol free.
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Initially after shifting to Los Angeles along with his family, Taylor flitted around and made forgettable or barely there cameos in television, films and advertisements. He made his first memorable appearance in the movie Shadow Fury that was made for television which was released in 2001 and was later selected for voice-over job for the commercial for the children’s Rugrats Go Wild. Some of the earlier television shows which he worked on were “My Wife and Kids”, “Summerland” and “The Bernie Mac Show” and lent his voice to animation series like what’s New, Scooby-Doo? , Duck Dodgers and Danny Phantom In 2005, he had a minor role in the movie Cheaper by the Dozen which was a comedy movie in which he played the role of Elliot Murtaugh but it was role in the movie The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D which also released the same year that made him famous as a teen star even though it was panned by critics and was an average international success. For his role he spent three months on location in Austin, Texas filming the movie and even choreographed his fight scenes after the director of the movie Robert Rodriguez came to know about his martial arts background. For the very same movie he was nominated for the Young Artists Award for the category of Best Performance in a Feature Film by a Leading Actor in the year 2006. For the film, Lautner choreographed all of his fight scenes after director Robert Rodríguez learned of his extensive martial arts training. In the year 2008 he made notable appearances on the television show Love Inc. and also on the TV special He’s a Bully, Charlie Brown. Around the year 2010he was selected for the lead role in the NBC drama, My Own Worst Enemy, in which portrayed Jack Spivey the son of Christian Slater but it was unfortunately for better or worse not a commercial success and was ultimately cancelled. For his performances the popular Rolling Stone termed his roles either as the popular kid, or the jock or the bully in high school.
For the first film in the Twilight saga the producers and filmmakers around the later part of the year 2007 were looking around for an actor to play the role of Native-American Jacob Black, who was the friend of Bella Swan. Taylor who had previously not heard of the Twilight series based on the best-selling novels written by Stephanie Meyer attended the open casting call for the role of Jacob at the instance of his casting agent, this audition happened in 2008 in January and was ultimately selected because of his likeable chemistry with Kristen Stewart, who had already been cast as Bella. The first film of the Twilight saga was a commercial success but received mixed to negative ratings and earned over $70 million its opening weekend, and has grossed $390 million worldwide. Taylor Lautner was nominated in the category Male Breakthrough Performance in the year 2009 for the MTV Movie Awards which later went to his co-star Robert Pattinson.
The third Twilight film, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, starring Taylor released in 2010 was a commercial success but was panned by criticsand is the 36th highest all-time highest grossing film in the United States. And Canada. In 2010 he won Best Fantasy Actor at the Scream Awards, and was nominated at the 37th People’s choice award. In 2010 The Hollywood Reporter named Lautner as one of the male actors to watch out for who would eventually become an A-list celebrity.