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Kelowna, British Columbia
Claim to Fame
Friday Night Lights, X-Men Origins
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Kitsch was born in Kelowna, British Columbia. He has two older brothers and two younger half sisters. Originally set to become a professional hockey player, he played for the Langley Hornets in the Canadian BCHL before a bad knee injury ended his career. He moved to New York in 2002 after receiving an opportunity to pursue modeling with IMG and studied acting there as well. After two years, he signed with production company, Untitled Entertainment. While staying in New York, Kitsch also became certified as a nutritionist and personal trainer.
Kitsch has modeled for Diesel and Abercrombie & Fitch. He also appears in the limited edition coffee table book by celebrity photographer John Russo.
Actor, Model, Director and Writer
Taylor Kitsch (born April 8, 1981) is a Canadian actor and model. He is best known for his role as Tim Riggins in the NBC series Friday Night Lights (2006–2011), Gambit in X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), and Lieutenant Alex Hopper in Battleship (2012).
2002–2005 (modeling) 2006–present (acting)
Full Name at Birth
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Gleneagle Secondary School in Coquitlam B.C.
University of Lethbridge in Alberta
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Rogers and Cowan, Beth Morris, Publicist, Untitled Entertainment
Modeled for Diesel and Abercrombie & Fitch.
Large tattoo on his left shoulder with his personal motto "without regrets" in Swahili.
www.taylor-kitsch.net/, www.facebook.com/TaylorKitsch, www.nndb.com/people/380/000132981/
2002–2004 (modeling), 2006–present (acting)
Kyle Chandler, Connie Britton, Zach Gilford
State of Grace, Dead Man Walking, Hurlyburly
His green eyes
2002–2004 (model), 2006–present (actor)