There are stars in Hollywood film industry, but even there are artists who may not have that stardom but are the powerhouse of acting. Taylor Jacks Kinney or better known as Taylor Kinney is one such person. He is well known for his versatile roles as Mason Lockwood in the film Vampire Diaries, Phil in The Other Woman, Jared in Zero Dark Thirty. At the inception of his career, Kinney went through a lot of struggle to achieve a stable position in the industry, and it is needless to say that his natural flair for acting made him an actor at par excellence. Here are the complete details about career, biography and net worth of Taylor Kinney in 2018.
Early Life and Biography
Taylor Kinney was born on July 15, 1981, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Taylor’s father Daniel Kinney was a banker, and his mother Pamela a dental hygienist, who both got separated. Taylor and his three brothers Adam Trent and Ryan started living with their mother. In the initial years, Taylor attended Lancaster Mennonite School for his primary education and later got enrolled at West Virginia University in Business Management course.
It was in the year 2011 when Taylor met the famous singer and songwriter Lady Gaga for the music video ‘You and I’ and fell in love with her. They started dating soon after their first meeting. The relationship got matured, and both planned to get engaged. But unfortunately, due to some unavoidable circumstances, the ceremony was called off in the year 2016.
Career Awards and Nominations
Taylor Kinley’s first appearance was in a television show Fashion House in the year 2006 where he essayed the character of Luke Gianni. In that same year, Taylor got another offer from the television series Trauma. Some of Taylor’s most popular works are ‘The Vampire Diaries’, What About Brain, ‘CSI: NY, Shameless, Breakout Kings, and many more. In the midst of all Taylor essayed the most iconic role as Lieutenant Kelly in Chicago P.D. and Chicago Med, but is still not seen in Chicago Justice. It was not only television that enhanced Taylor’s acting career even motion pictures have a huge contribution.
Some of the best and acclaimed performances are ‘Furnace’ ‘The other woman’ ‘The Forest’ and many more. With the film, ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ in 2012 which dealt with the search and death of Osama bin Laden Taylor got an overwhelming response and positive critical acclamation. As of now, Taylor is busy with his upcoming film Best Day of My Life which is scheduled to release in 2018.
Taylor Kinley was awarded the People’s Choice Award for the Favourite Dramatic TB Actor in 2016 for Chicago Fire.
Net Worth and Earnings
Kinney is an affluent celebrity, and an estimation of his net worth comes roughly around $10.5 million. He is relatively young in his profession but still has achieved success at the highest level in just a few years. Based on his performance it can be very easily believed that good days are ahead.
Taylor Kinney is a versatile genius who proves his capability in all his works. The viewers who appreciate good work are a big fan of this amazingly talented actor. Taylor’s career is still moving with the same grace as before, and viewers are excepting to see more power packed performance from him in the future.