Taylor Lautner began his acting career as a child artist in the late 90s. After moving to Los Angeles, he played several small roles in television and commercials. Then in 2001, he appeared in the television movie Shadow Fury.
He won the Teen Choice Award for Best Breakthrough Performance-Male for Twilight in 2009. Taylor was named in The 50 Sexiest Men of 2010 by Glamor Magazine. Taylor was ranked fourth on People magazine's ‘Most Amazing Body' list.
For Breaking Dawn, he earned $12.5 million each for Part 1 and Part 2. In addition he received a 2.5% cut of the profits of the third movie, which brought in another $7.5 million.
All told, Taylor made a staggering $45 million from the Twilight franchise.
Taylor Lautner was born on 11 February 1992 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States. Taylor Lautner is an American actor. Taylor has been active in karate since 2006 and has competed in various national competitions.
Lautner was educated at Valencia High School. Lautner graduated from the California High School Proficiency Test in 2008. Finally, he got his GED at the age of 16 (in 2008). Now, Taylor takes online classes at a local community college.