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Biography

Taylor Kitsch : Biography

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Taylor Kitsch's facts

Date of Birth 1981-04-08
Nationality Canadian
Profession Actor
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Single
Net Worth(s) $8 million
Height 6'
Place of Birth Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

Born on April 8, 1981, Taylor Kitsch is a popular Canadian actor and model. Kitsch is best known for the role he played in NBC television series ‘Friday Night Lights’. Later he became more famous with movies like ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine’, ‘Battleship’, ‘John Carter’, ‘Savages’, ‘The Grand Seduction’, ‘Lone Survivor’ and ‘The Normal Heart’. He was born in Kelowna, British Columbia and raised by single mother in Vancouver. Kitsch used to play junior ice hockey in British Columbia Hockey League. But he stopped playing hockey, after having a knee injury.

Talking about his career, he shifted to New York after getting an opportunity to become model with IMG. He also studied acting and later became a personal trainer and nutritionist. While he was working at New York, he doesn’t have home so he had to sleep on the subway trains in the night. After working for two years at New York, he moved to Los Angeles in 2004. Kitsch worked as a model for Abercrombie & Fitch and Diesel. He made his acting debut with the NBC sports teen drama TV series ‘Friday Night Ligths in 2006. The series was based on 2004 movie which has the same name. For the five seasons in the series, he played the role of a high school student, Tim Riggins. On October 2006, the career turning series for Kitshc was premiered. He received both critical applause and positive response from the public. Due to his outstanding performance, he also became a part of the sequel of the movie of TV series. Later he was signed in the 2009 released movie ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine’. In the movie, he played the role of Gambit. The phenomenal started to get recognition and offer from numerous directors and producers after X-Men Origins: Wolverine’. He was casted in a historical drama ‘The Bang Bang Club’ in the year 2010. For the role of the movie, he loses 35 pounds in the two months. Considering his challenging role and true dedication to acting, he was named as one of the young actor making his name to the new A-list by The Hollywood Reporter. Later he was seen in Disney movie adaptation of John Carter. But the movie failed to create its magic on box office. Kitsch again had to face failure when his next movie Battleship released. It also failed to collect the appropriate amount. However, he bounced his tremendous acting in 2012 movie ‘Savages’. His recent movie was ‘The Grand Seduction’ and ‘Lone Survivor’.

Significance to his personal life biography, the exceptionally good looking actor has not got married to any one yet. Taylor had mentioned in one of his interview that he has no plan of getting married in near time as well. However, the handsome hunk was seen dating Jessica White. But after dating for a year, he broke up with her. After that, his name was linked up with Minka Kelly. But Taylor denied his relationship with so-called girlfriend Minka. There was also a rumor about him that he is gay and likes to hang around with men rather women. However, the rumor proved to be false as he is frequently seen with many girls. Till date the thirty two years of age actor is single and he is found to be focusing on his career rather than coming into news for her link up news.

The phenomenal actor is one of the good looking actors of the American movie industry. He has all the quality that is required to for an actor. Kitsch stands to the height of six feet and has perfect six pack abs. His lady fan goes crazy when he exposes his perfect six abs in his movie. Taylor has also made tattoo on his body. He has gained both recognition and rewards for his brilliant performance. At the start of 2014, he has earned total net worth amount of $8 million. More additional information Taylor can be gathered from the various internet sites. His detailed bio is available in Wiki and IMDB. His fans can follow him on twitter @TaylorKitschorg.