About Taylor Lautner
Taylor Daniel Lautner was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan. His family later moved to California when flying back and forth for auditions grew tiring. Lautner took up karate at age six. He began training with Michael Chaturantabut, the founder of Xtreme Martial Arts. He earned his black belt by age of eight, and went on to win several junior world championships. After starring in several minor roles, Lautner was cast as the part of Jacob Black in Twilight (2008). He gained 30 pounds of muscle to reprise the role of Jacob Black in Twilight series.
Taylor Lautner Facts
- Full Name: Taylor Daniel Lautner
- Date of Birth: February 11, 1992
- Birthplace: Grand Rapids, Michigan
- Height: 5'10.5"
- Weight: 168 lbs.
- Shoe Size: 11.5
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Black