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Taylor Lautner

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Taylor Lautner

TV and Movie Actor


Who is Taylor Lautner?

Taylor Lautner, born on February 11, 1992, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, is an American actor and martial artist. Best known for his role as Jacob Black in the immensely popular "Twilight" film series, Lautner's journey in the entertainment industry began at a young age.

Lautner showed an early interest in martial arts, training in karate from the age of six. His prowess in the sport led him to win several championships, including multiple Junior World Championships. However, it was his foray into acting that propelled him to international fame.

Taylor Lautner's breakthrough came in 2008 when he starred as Jacob Black in "Twilight," the first installment of the vampire-themed film series based on Stephenie Meyer's novels. Lautner's portrayal of the werewolf character earned him praise for his physical transformation and commitment to the role.

As the "Twilight" saga continued with subsequent films, including "New Moon," "Eclipse," and "Breaking Dawn," Lautner's popularity soared. He became a heartthrob for many fans, known for his charming on-screen presence and undeniable charisma.

Post-"Twilight," Lautner continued to explore various acting opportunities. He starred in action films like "Abduction" (2011) and comedy films like "Grown Ups 2" (2013).


Some of the most recently added connections of famous kin for Taylor Lautner

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William Egan

1st Governor of Alaska

9th cousin 3 times removed
via Jonathan Brewster

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Stephen Harper

22nd Prime Minister of Canada

10th cousin 3 times removed
via William White

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Francis Eaton

(c1595 - 1633
Mayflower passenger 1620

11th great-grandfather

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

11th cousin 2 times removed
via Thomas Mitchell

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

11th cousin 2 times removed
via Francis Cooke

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

10th cousin 2 times removed
via Daniel Warren

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

12th cousin 1 time removed
via John Howland

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

11th cousin 1 time removed
via Anthony Eames

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

12th cousin 2 times removed
via Edward Frost

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Barbara (Pierce) Bush

First Lady of President George H.W. Bush

11th cousin 2 times removed
via John Samson

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

12th cousin 1 time removed
via Thomas Mitchell

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

12th cousin 1 time removed
via Francis Cooke

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

11th cousin 1 time removed
via Daniel Warren

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

13th cousin
via John Howland

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

12th cousin
via Anthony Eames

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

13th cousin 1 time removed
via Edward Frost

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

12th cousin 1 time removed
via John Samson

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James Garfield

20th U.S. President

6th cousin 6 times removed
via Christian Penn

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James Garfield

20th U.S. President

7th cousin 6 times removed
via John Warren

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

8th cousin 5 times removed
via Edmund Rice

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

8th cousin 5 times removed
via Ellis Barron

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

10th cousin 4 times removed
via Jacques Mahieu

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Grace (Goodhue) Coolidge

First Lady of President Calvin Coolidge

8th cousin 5 times removed
via Richard Warren

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Grace (Goodhue) Coolidge

First Lady of President Calvin Coolidge

7th cousin 6 times removed
via William Sprague

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Richard Gere

Movie Actor

10th cousin 2 times removed
via Francis Eaton

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Taylor Lautner photo by Gage Skidmore (CC BY-SA 2.0)