The Twilight Series is one of the most popular movie series in Hollywood, and if you have watched it, then you must know about Taylor Lautner. Taylor is an American actor and model, but he is mainly popular for playing the role of Jacob Black in the Twilight Saga. Taylor began his career by playing small roles in different series such as My Wife and Kids, The Bernie Mac Show, etc. He also voices acted for popular TV series such as Scooby-Doo and Danny Phantom.
Taylor gained massive popularity for his role of Jacob Black as it turned him into a sex symbol and also made him appear in the list of the ‘The 50 Sexiest Men in 2010’. Taylor was also one of the highest-paid teenage Hollywoodactorsin the year 2010.
Taylor Lautner took birth In Grand Rapids, Michigan, on February 11th, 1992. His mother’s name was Deborah, and his Father’s name was Daniel Lautner. His Father was a Pilot, and his mother works for a Software Development Company. Taylor grew in Hudsonville along with his younger sister, Makena. He was bullied in school because he was a child actor, but he didn’t let it affect his goals, dreams, and ambitions.
He started learning Karate at the age of Six and also participated in the national Karate Tournament. He was invited by the founder of Xtreme Martial Arts to attend a camp help in Los Angeles. Taylor trained there for numerous years and earned his black belt in two years. He won several Karate world Championships and was quite good at it. He kept working on his Karate skills along with giving auditions and following his dream of being an actor.
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After moving to Los Angeles, Taylorstarted getting small roles in TV commercials and films. Shadow Fury was the TV film in which Lautner appeared, and after that, he did Voice-over jobs for several Animated series and TV ads. One of the most popular voice overs done by him was for What’s New Scooby-Doo? He got the break from the Film; The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D. He played several roles till the year 2006.
In 2007, an actor was required to play Jacob Black in Twilight. In January 2008, there was an open casting call for the same role, and Taylor’s agent pushed him to give the audition. He got the role of Jacob Black, and the rest is history. The Twilight was a huge success and earned more than $390 million in its first week.
In 2009, Taylor got into a relationship with Taylor Swift while filing Valentine’s day, but they broke up the same year. He had a couple of relationships before he ended up with Taylor Dome, who is a nurse. There are living together since 2018.
For the year 2020, Taylor Lautner Net worth is believed to be around $40 million. He earned more than $15 million solely from the Twilight series. So, Twilight brought fame as well as wealth for Taylor Lautner.