Taylor Lautner - it's one of the brightest stars in the Hollywood firmament appeared in the last few years. Play the role of Jacob Black in the acclaimed film adaptation of "Twilight", he suddenly became popular in all corners of the Earth. Girls go crazy for it. Directed by Taylor vying tout their new movies. But who is he - the smiling dark-haired guy? Which way he came to Hollywood, and how to develop further his career? Provide the answers to all these questions, we will try our biographical article.

EARLY YEARS, FAMILY of Taylor Lautner
Future darling of American women born in the small town of Grand Rapids, the son of Deborah and Daniel Lautner. In the popular actor has French, Dutch, German and Native American roots (tribes Potawatomi and Ottawa).

Trying to grow out of his son's sports guy, Taylor's parents as early as 6 years old gave him in karate. Here at school Fabiano, man learned the basics of martial arts and soon began to stand out among the other peers. Already at the age of seven he won the tournament in its category, and went to represent the United States at international competitions. Trying to build on their success, Taylor was engaged in section seven-time US champion Mike Chat. And such a turn of events very soon bear fruit. For 12 years Taylor became the champion of the fight with a weapon, winner of the Junior World Cup, as well as the owner of a huge number of other prestigious awards.

Acting career of Taylor Lautner
First went to audition Taylor Lautner convinced his coach in karate. According to an experienced mentor, the emergence of advertising «Burger King» could be a good experience for a guy. Taylor agreed, however, the first pancake came out lumpy, and the role of advertising bypassed by his side. Despite this, the future actor has not given up and decided to try his hand in several projects. At one point, the actor felt a strange love for auditions and samples, and very soon became with his family often wander to Florida, where he was an interesting role much easier. Young Man Dreams of acting career began to materialize in 2001, the year. During this period, Taylor made his film debut with a small role in the comedy television series "My Wife and Kids." After that, the family Lautner moved to Los Angeles, and Taylor became a permanent member of castings and auditions, which were held in the city. That is the debut year 2001 was successful for a young actor, and a few months after the first role he received several interesting contracts. So, Taylor appeared in the comedy "The Bernie Mac Show" and later in the adventure film "Shadow of the killer."

In 2002, a young actor to try on an interesting role and acted as a voice actor. In particular, the voice of Taylor Lautner talking characters animated film "What's New, Scooby-Doo?", "Duck Dodgers", "Danny Phantom" and some others. In parallel with the work, the young actor honed his skills in special courses of acting. And such a responsible attitude soon bore fruit. In 2005, the year a young karateka won a role in a three-dimensional film "The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl", which had the opportunity to show all their skills - both acting and sports. The picture was a great success, and in thirteen Taylor got his well-deserved portion of glory. At this point, new roles fell to the young actor with doubled frequency. Lautner was marked in the family comedy "Cheaper by the Dozen 2," played in the TV series "Love Incorporation" and took part in voicing cartoon "He Bally, Charlie Brown." Filmography young actor with an enviable regularly updated with new roles, but at some point a while Taylor decided to retire and devote his spare time to studying.

Taylor Lautner, "Twilight" and a new rise
Taylor Lautner was not removed two years. However, the return of young actor on the movie screens was truly triumphant. In 2008, the man has successfully passed the casting of a new Hollywood project "Twilight", which soon was to become a hit world-hire.

For the filming of this project the actor regularly visited tanning bed, build muscle, and wore a bulky wig throughout the time that the shooting lasted tape. The role of a young werewolf Jacob Black suddenly made Lautner popular and recognizable throughout the world. It strengthens the popularity of the actor and new part of the famous vampire saga. "New Moon," "Eclipse", "Dawn" ... The young actor appeared personal fan clubs in different parts of the United States, Europe and Asia. The popularity of the famous werewolf just reached monstrous proportions when, in 2011, one of the fans of Lautner in Russia committed suicide, wrote in one of social networks that can not live without your favorite character. The popular actor has gone up rapidly, together with its fees. In 2010 and 2011, the years when he was busy working on the project "Twilight", the actor starred in two tapes - the romantic comedy "Valentine's Day" and the blockbuster "The Chase", in which he got the main role.

Taylor Lautner NOW
Currently, the actor is busy shooting two new films. In 2013 and 2014 respectively on the screens should come out two new films with his participation.

PERSONAL LIFE of Taylor Lautner
Reports of novels and intrigues of a famous actor appeared in the media with enviable frequency. So, Taylor Lautner is credited with the famous novels by American beauties like Selena Gomez, Lily Collins (known for the films "shepherd", "Pursuit") and Taylor Swift. Last according to some dark-haired handsome man dedicated one of his songs - «Back to December».

Currently, the girl is a budding actor actress Mary AVGEROPOULOS. The couple were seen together on the streets of New York, as well as several private parties. Some time later, the rumors about his affair proved themselves lovers.

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In his first months after moving to Los Angeles, Lautner appeared in small television roles, small film roles, and ads and commercials. In 2001, Lautner first appeared in the made-for-television film, Shadow Fury. He then got a voice-over job in a commercial for Rugrats Go Wild. He then appeared in small television roles on The Bernie Mac Show, My Wife and Kids, and Summerland. Lautner then earned voice-over roles in animated series such as Danny Phantom, Duck Dodgers, and What's New, Scooby-Doo?. The same year, he earned his first breakout role, starring in the film, The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D. Lautner spent three months on location in Austin, Texas, to film the movie, which was received with negative reviews from critics, and was a minor international success. However, Lautner was nominated at the 2006 Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a Feature Film by a Leading Actor. For the film, Lautner choreographed all of his fight scenes after director Robert Rodríguez learned of his extensive martial arts training. Months later, he played Eliot Murtaugh in Cheaper by the Dozen 2, which was panned by critics, being named one of the "Worst Films of the 2000s" by Rotten Tomatoes. After returning from Canada filming the latter movie, Lautner said he realized his newfound fame, from Sharkboy and Lavagirl. In 2006 he appeared in the show Love Inc. and the TV special He's a Bully, Charlie Brown. Two years later, Lautner appeared in a lead role in the short-lived NBC drama, My Own Worst Enemy, portraying Christian Slater's son, Jack Spivey. Rolling Stone coined his early roles as either "the popular kid, jock, or bully. "