Taylor Lautner is an American actor known for his roles in The Twilight Saga film series and other movies. He was born on February 11, 1992, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Deborah and Daniel Lautner. Lautner began his acting career playing bit parts in comedy series such as The Bernie Mac Show and My Wife and Kids. He also had voice roles in television series such as “What’s New, Scooby-Doo?”. However, it was his role as shapeshifter Jacob Black in The Twilight Saga film series that made him a household name and propelled him to stardom.
Despite his early success, Lautner has had some difficulty finding work in Hollywood in recent years. He starred in the indie film “Run the Tide” in 2016 but has not appeared in any major film or television projects since then.
As of November 2023, Taylor Lautner is 31 years and 9 months old, his estimated net worth is $40 million, and he stands at a height 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm or 1.78 m) tall.
Taylor Daniel Lautner
Shadow Fury (2001)
Best Known for
The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)
Date of Birth
11 February 1992
As of 2023, Taylor is 31 years and 9 months old.
Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
Valencia, California, U.S.
School / College / University
Valencia High School
Race / Ethnicity
Running, Watching Sports, Karate, Acting, and Music.
Physical Stats & More
- In feet: 5′ 10″
- In Centimeters: 178 cm
- In meters: 1.78 m
- In kilograms: 64 kg
- In Pounds: 141 lbs
- Chest Size: 45 inches
- Biceps Size: 15.5 inches
- Waist Size: 33 inches
Taylor Lautner was born on February 11, 1992, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Deborah and Daniel Lautner. His father, Daniel Lautner, is a pilot for Midwest Airlines and also manages Taylor’s professional career. His mother, Deborah, works for a software development company. Taylor has one younger sister named Makena. Makena Lautner is younger than him, and the two are reportedly very close.
Taylor Lautner has a multi-ethnic ancestry that includes English, Swiss-German, German, Dutch, Scottish, and distant Irish, French, and Welsh.
Taylor Lautner is married to Tay Dome. They went public with their relationship in October 2018 and got married in November 2022.
Taylor Dome (2022–Present)
Daniel Lautner (Midwest Airlines Pilot)
Deborah Lautner (Works for a software development company)
Makena Moore (Younger Sister)
Relationship & More
Married to Taylor Dome
November 11, 2022
Girlfriend and Dating History
Sara Hicks (2006–2013)
Taylor Lautner and Sara Hicks reportedly dated in high school and were considered to be each other’s first love. Despite their short relationship, the two remained friends and have been seen together several times. In 2013, they were spotted enjoying a date night at a LA Clippers basketball game. However, it is unclear if they rekindled their romantic relationship at that time.
As of now, Sara Hicks is married and has two children.
Taylor Swift (August 2009–December 2009)
In the autumn of 2009, Taylor Lautner and Taylor Swift were together for a short time. They met on the set of “Valentine’s Day,” in which they played a couple. At the time, they were both teenagers. Swift was 19 and Lautner was 17. Sources say that Lautner cared more about the relationship than Swift and tried to see her as much as possible, but Swift didn’t feel the same way. Their relationship ended in December 2009.
Lily Collins (November 2010–September 2011)
Taylor Lautner and Lily Collins had a brief romantic relationship in 2011. The couple met on the set of the movie “Abduction,” in which they both starred. Although their chemistry was apparent, the pair broke up shortly before the movie’s premiere. The reason for their separation is unknown, but they ended on good terms and have remained friends.
Maika Monroe (2013)
Taylor Lautner and Maika Monroe reportedly dated in May 2013. They were seen together in public frequently, attending sporting events. Their relationship lasted less than a month.
Marie Avgeropoulos (2013–2015)
Taylor Lautner and Marie Avgeropoulos met on the set of the film “Tracers” in 2013 and started dating soon after. They made their relationship public by holding hands in New York City in July 2013. However, they went on their separate ways in early 2015.
Billie Lourd (2016–2017)
Taylor Lautner and Billie Lourd had a relationship that lasted around 8 months. The two actors started dating shortly before the deaths of Lourd’s mother, Carrie Fisher, and grandmother, Debbie Reynolds in December 2016. According to TMZ, Lautner offered Lourd “comfort” during this difficult time.
Selena Gomez (2008) (Rumored)
Raina Lawson (2015) (Rumored)
Liliana Mumy (2015–2016) (Rumored)
Taylor (Tay) Dome (2018–Present)
Taylor Lautner and Taylor Dome first went public with their relationship on Halloween of 2018, when Lautner posted a picture of them in costume as members of the Tune Squad from “Space Jam” on Instagram. Lautner’s sister, Makena Moore, was responsible for introducing the couple to each other.
Lautner proposed to Dome in November of 2021, after three years of dating. He shared pictures of the proposal on Instagram, showing him down on one knee with a neon sign reading “Lautner” and rose petals surrounding them.
The couple got married in a vineyard in California on November 11, 2022, in front of 100 of their loved ones. Prior to their wedding, the couple made their red carpet-debut at the 2022 CMT Music Awards in April. Overall, their relationship has been going on for around five years since their meet to now.
- Favorite Actors – Brad Pitt, Denzel Washington, Tom Cruise, Matt Damon
- Movies – Braveheart (1995), Iron Man (2008), The Bourne Series (2002, 2004, 2007, 2012), Gladiator (2000)
- Favorite Sports – Football
- Color – Blue, Black
- Favorite food – Chinese, Mexican, Steak
Net Worth 2023
As of 2023, Taylor Lautner’s estimated net worth is $40 million. Taylor Lautner has earned his fortune primarily through his acting career. He gained widespread recognition for his portrayal of Jacob Black in the Twilight franchise, which is estimated to have earned him millions of dollars. In addition, Lautner has made appearances in other films and TV shows like “Scream Queens” and “Abduction,” which have increased his wealth.
|Twilight (2008)||$1 million|
|The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)||$2 million|
|The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)||
$15 million (including a 2.5% profit cut)
|The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 (2011)||$12.5 million|
|Abduction (2011)||$7.5 million|
|The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 (2012)||$12.5 million|
Additionally, Lautner has been involved in various endorsement deals, including ones with Coca-Cola and Bench clothing. Lautner has not appeared in a film since 2016’s “Run the Tide”, so his current sources of income may have shifted. Lautner may have wanted more money for his post-Twilight projects, which may have contributed to his Hollywood decline.
Net worth Growth
|Net worth in 2022||$40 million|
|Net worth in 2021||$35 million|
|Net worth in 2020||$35 million|
|Net worth in 2019||$34 million|
|Net worth in 2018||$33.5 million|
|Yearly Salary||$5 million|
|Monthly Salary||$415 thousand|
|Weekly Salary||$100 thousand|
|Salary per movie||$4-$15 million|
Lautner drives a Porsche 911 Turbo, Turbo S, Mercedes G-Wagon G63 AMG, and BMW 5 Series.
Lautner’s Porsche 911 Turbo and Turbo S, with 573 and 640 horsepower, are his most impressive cars.
Lautner also owns a Mercedes G-Wagon G63 AMG, a luxury SUV with a 577-horsepower 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine. This SUV’s performance is unique to Lautner’s collection.
Lautner owns a BMW 5 Series, a sporty midsize luxury car with advanced technology. The BMW 5 Series is a popular luxury car due to its dynamic performance and comfort.
Taylor Lautner’s current house is located in Agoura Hills, California. The property boasts six bedrooms, and seven bathrooms, and spans 6,936 square feet on a 1.08-acre lot.
Taylor Lautner Facts
- Lautner is of English, German, Dutch, and Scottish descent.
- His mother, Deborah, is a software company worker, and his father, Daniel, is a pilot for Midwest Airlines.
- He has a younger sister named Makena.
- Lautner was raised in a Roman Catholic household in Hudsonville, Michigan.
- He began studying martial arts at the age of six.
- Taylor Lautner has “distant” Native American ancestry through his mother.
- Lautner was bullied in school because he was an actor.
- He won the award for “Best Smile” and played in the school’s Turkey Bowl American Football game.
- Lautner started his acting career playing bit parts in comedy series such as The Bernie Mac Show and My Wife and Kids.
- Lautner had voice roles in television series like What’s New, Scooby-Doo?.
- He didn’t get his first audition. He started off at seven years old, where he auditioned for a Burger King commercial, but unfortunately didn’t land the role.
- Lautner has been voted countless times as one of the sexiest men in the world.
- Taylor Lautner dated Taylor Swift in 2009, and she publicly addressed their relationship during her Saturday Night Live monologue.
- Lautner was a part of the Boy Scouts of America when he was younger, achieving the rank of Eagle Scout, which is the highest achievement in the program.
- In 2008, Lautner won the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film by a Leading Actor for his role in “The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl 3-D.”
- Lautner has also done voice work in animated films such as “The Lorax” and “Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel.”
- Lautner holds a black belt in karate. He has also competed in multiple martial arts tournaments.
- Lautner is a fan of the NFL team the Dallas Cowboys. He has mentioned this in various interviews and has been spotted wearing Cowboys gear.
- In addition to acting, Lautner is also a model. He has been the face of brands such as Bench/ and Abercrombie & Fitch.
Movies and TV Shows
All Movies List
|2001||Shadow Fury||Young Kismet|
|The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D||Sharkboy|
|Cheaper by the Dozen 2||Elliot Murtaugh|
|2009||The Twilight Saga: New Moon||Jacob Black|
|Valentine’s Day||Willy Harrington|
|The Twilight Saga: Eclipse||Jacob Black|
|Field of Dreams 2: Lockout||Iowa Farmer|
|The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1||Jacob Black|
|2012||The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2||Jacob Black|
|2013||Grown Ups 2||Frat Boy Andy|
|The Ridiculous 6||Lil’ Pete|
|2016||Run the Tide||
|2022||Home Team||Troy Lambert|
All TV Shows List
|2003–2004||The Bernie Mac Show||Aaron|
|The Nick & Jessica Variety Hour||Mouseketeer|
|My Wife and Kids||Tyrone|
|Summerland||Boy on beach|
|What’s New, Scooby-Doo?||Ned / Dennis|
|Duck Dodgers||Terrible Obnoxious Boy / Reggie Wasserstein|
|He’s a Bully, Charlie Brown||Joe Agate|
|2008||My Own Worst Enemy||Jack Spivey|
|2014–2018||Cuckoo||Dale Ashbrick Jr|
|2016||Scream Queens||Dr. Cassidy Cascade|
What is the net worth of Taylor Lautner?
As of May 2023, his net worth is $40 million.
When and where was Taylor Lautner born?
Taylor Daniel Lautner was born on February 11, 1992, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.
What is Taylor Lautner's ethnicity?
Taylor Lautner is of English, German, Dutch, and Scottish descent.
What is Taylor Lautner known for?
Taylor Lautner is best known for his role as Jacob Black in the Twilight film series.
How did Taylor Lautner prepare for his role as Jacob Black in the Twilight movies?
Taylor Lautner had to undergo a rigorous fitness regime to bulk up for his role as Jacob Black in the Twilight movies. He gained over 30 pounds of muscle by working out constantly and eating a lot.
Is Taylor Lautner married?
Yes, Taylor Lautner got married to Taylor Dome in November 2022 in a California vineyard in front of 100 loved ones.
How tall is Taylor Lautner?
He is 5 feet and 10 inches (178 cm or 1.78 m) tall.
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