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Taylor Kitsch

Actor and Model
Born Apr 8, 1981

Taylor Kitsch is a Canadian actor and model. He is best known for his role as Tim Riggins in the NBC television series Friday Night Lights and for his role as Gambit in X-Men Origins: Wolverine. He also starred in big-budgeted films John Carter and Battleship.… Read More

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  • Sochi Scene: Taylor Kitsch's Great Seat
    Fox News - Feb 15, 2014
  • 'ride Along' Arrives In Top Position At Box Office
    Seattle Pi - Jan 21, 2014
  • Truth And Power
    The Portland Mercury - Jan 08, 2014
  • Why ‘Lone Survivor’ Cast, Director Took Significant Pay Cuts
    Wall Street Journal - Nov 18, 2013


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Taylor Kitsch.


1981 Birth Born on April 8, 1981.


2002 21 Years Old Kitsch moved to New York in 2002 after receiving an opportunity to pursue modeling with IMG and studied acting there as well. … Read More
2004 23 Years Old In 2004, he relocated to Los Angeles where he modeled for Diesel and Abercrombie & Fitch. … Read More
2006 25 Years Old In 2006, Kitsch was cast in his breakout role on the NBC sports teen drama television series Friday Night Lights based on the 2004 film, both from Peter Berg. … Read More
2008 27 Years Old In February 2008, he signed on to play Gambit in the X-Men franchise spinoff X-Men Origins: Wolverine, released in May 2009. … Read More
2009 28 Years Old In 2009, Kitsch signed up for Steven Silver's The Bang Bang Club, a historical drama set in South Africa which documents the final bloody days of the apartheid. … Read More
2010 29 Years Old In November 2010, The Hollywood Reporter named Kitsch as one of the young male actors who are "pushing – or being pushed" into taking over Hollywood as the new "A-List".


Kitsch's first lead role in a film was in Disney's John Carter, based on the novel A Princess of Mars, which was released in March 2012. … Read More
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