Taylor Daniel Lautner is an American actor, voice actor, and model. He is better recognized for playing the role of Jacob Black in The Twilight Saga film series based on the novels of the same name written by Stephanie Meyer.
Lautner began his acting career and played few roles in comedy series such as The Bernie Mac Show (2003) and My Wife and Kids (2004). He also had a voice role in What’s New, Scooby-Doo? (2005) and Danny Phantom (2005). In the year 2005, he appeared in the film Cheaper by the Dozen 2. Along with this, he was also cast in The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D. He was also seen in the 2011 action film Abduction.
From the year 2014 to 2018, Lautner starred in the sitcom Cuckoo as the son of the BBC’s titular character. In 2016, he played a leading role, Dr. Cassidy Cascade.
In the year 2009, Lautner got into a relationship with Taylor Swift. The couple met while filming for Valentine’s Day. Later, in that year, they both got separated.
In 2010, Lautner started dating Lily Collins. They both split away in September 2011.
Between the years 2013 to 2015, he was in a relationship with Marie Avgeropoulos.
In December 2016, he dated Billie Lourd. They broke up in July 2017.
Lautner resides in California with his parents as well as his younger sister. In an interview, he said that his home life hasn’t changed. He still helps with the home chores. Though, he owns a BMW 5 series.
Quick Facts about Taylor Lautner
- Taylor used to get bullied in school because of his ambition to be an actor.
- Taylor Swift wrote a song on him. The song was ‘Back to December.’
- He is really good at martial arts. He began learning karate at the age of six.
- To work in Twilight, he gained 30 pounds.
The estimated net worth of Taylor Lautner is 40 million. He is an American actor, voice artist, and Martial artist. He began his career when he was a child. He was once the highest-paid actor in his teenage. He gained recognition through his film Twilight. He earned $1 Million for the very first installment of Twilight. He earned $4 million for the second installment and $7.5 for the third. Overall, Taylor earned $45 million for the movie Twilight.