The Canadian famous actor and model Taylor Kitsch appeared in some successful movies including X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), Battleship (2012), John Center (2012), and Lone Survivor (2013). He portrayed the character of Tim Riggins on Friday Night Lights before portraying Paul Woodrugh in the second season of the HBO crime series True Detective.
Early Life and Education
Taylor Kitsch was born on April 8, 1981, in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada. His father Drew Kitsch, worked in construction, while his mother, Susan, worked for the BC Liquor Board.
He has two older brothers and two half-sisters on his mother's side. At the age of one, his parents divorced. He with his two older brothers, Daman and Brody was raised by their mother in a mobile home park. He began playing ice hockey when he was 3.
Kitsch graduated from the Gleneagle Secondary School in Coquitlam. For the Langley Hornets, he played junior ice hockey in the British Columbia of Lightbridge. After that, he suffered knee injury which ended his career. Regarding his nationality and ethnicity, Taylor is a white American.
Taylor Kitsch pursued a modeling career with IMG and simultaneously studied under acting coach Sheila Gray after moving to New York in the year 2002. There he lived for two years and relocated to Los Angeles, California.
Likewise, appeared in movies X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), Battleship (2012), John Carter (2012), Savages (2012), The Grand Seduction (2013), Lone Survivor (2013) and The Normal Heart (2014).
Taylor Kitsch, 36, is yet to get married. However, his girlfriend's list includes several Hollywood divas. He dated American model Jessica White in January 2006. The couple’s dating confirmation came in the media after they appeared together in a steamy calendar shoot.
However, the couple broke up in February 2007. Moreover, Taylor was rumored to have hooked up with popular actress Mina Kelly in the year 2007. They were in in Friday Night Light together in 2006.
After that, Taylor dated Rachel Anne McAdams in 2015. Rachel is a Canadian actress and worked in both television and films. The stars of HBO’s True Detective, Taylor and Rachel were close collogues before they worked in the show.
Eventually, they started spending time together and were seen on various occasions as a couple. The couple ended their love affair after dating for a year. However, they didn’t give any information to the media behind their split.
Net Worth and Body Measurement
Taylor Kitsch is one of the successful actors in the Hollywood. He has made appearances in a number of films. Few of them are X-Men Origins: Wolverine whose producing cost was $150 million and it made a box office collection of $373.1 million and Lone Survivor with a box office collection of $154.8 million.
So far he has an estimated net worth of around $12 million. Taylor is 5 feet 11 inches.
Taylor Kitsch Affairs
First Affair with Jessica White
Jessica White is an American model who has modeled for Sports Illustrated and Joanne Gair's body painting.
Second Affair with Rachel McAdams
Rachel McAdams is a Canadian actress. She initially worked in Canadian television and film productions, after graduating from a four-year theater program at York University in 2001.