Quick Facts Taylor Kinney
- NameTaylor Kinney
- Birth Year1981
- Birth month07
- Father Daniel Kinney
- Birth PlaceLancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
- Education Lancaster Mennonite School, West Virginia University
- SiblingsAdam Kinney, Ryan Kinney, and Trent Kinney
- MotherPamela Kinney
- AwardsThe People's Choice Awards
The People’s Choice Awards winning actor Taylor Kinney is known for his portrayal role of Mason Lockwood in The Vampire Diaries. Kinney currently appears on American action-drama television series Chicago Fire along with Kara Killmer, Lauren German, Steven R. McQueen, Jesse Spencer, and others.
Aged 36, Kinney was previously engaged to singer-songwriter Lady Gaga.
Taylor Kinney Early life and Education
Taylor Kinney was born on 15th July 1981, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. His father Daniel Kinney is a banker and mother Pamela Kinney a dental hygienist. Kinney grew up along with his brothers Adam Kinney, Ryan Kinney, and Trent Kinney. Regarding her nationality, he is American and is of mixed ethnicity.
After the divorce of his parents, Kinney and his brothers were raised by his mother in Neffsville, Pennsylvania. Kinney attended Lancaster Mennonite School and graduated in 2000. Moreover, he further studied business management at the West Virginia University.
Taylor Kinney Acting Career
In 2006, Taylor Kinney began his acting career appearing in the television series Fashion House as Luke Gianni. Kinney next starred as Jared in the 2007 television series What About Brian. Likewise, his other television appearances include,
- Bones- 2008
- Trauma- 2009-2011
- The Vampire Diaries- 2010-2011
- CSI: NY- 2011
- Shameless- 2012
- Castle- 2012
- Breakout Kings- 2012
Kinney currently plays the role of Lt. Kelly Severide in the television series including Chicago Fire, Chicago P.D., and Chicago Med.
Youtube: Chicago Fires
Furthermore, he made his movie debut through White Air portraying the role of Frank. His other movie works are as follows
- Furnace- 2007
- Scorpio Men on Prozac- 2010
- Least Among Saints- 2012
- Stars in Shorts- 2012
- Zero Dark Thirty- 2012
- Consumed- 2015
- Rock the Kasbah- 2015
- The Forest- 2016
- Best Day of My Life- 2018
Taylor Kinney Married, Dating, Affairs, Girlfriend
American actor Taylor Kinney is not married yet and is currently single. However, he was previously in a relationship with American singer-songwriter Lady Gaga. The couple began dating in July 2011.
The Kinney and his former girlfriend, Gaga met each other in Nebraska while working on the music video for her song “You and I.”
After dating for a few years, the couple decided to take their relationship to the next level and finally got engaged in February 2015. Although they were engaged, the duo failed to continue their relationship and finally called off their engagement in July 2016.
Youtube: Taylor and his former partner Lady Gaga
Since then, Kinney is still single. Besides, there are no any records as well as rumors of his other affairs. He seems to be focusing on his career rather than looking out for a perfect girlfriend who could be his wife.
Taylor Kinney Body Measurement, Weight, Height
Kinney stands the height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs 83 kg which is approximately 183 lbs. Besides, he has an amazing tattoo of a bird on his back.
Taylor Kinney Net Worth, Income, Earning, Salary
The renowned actor, Taylor Kinney has maintained a standard life. Till date, Kinney has starred in several movies and television series. As one of the renowned American actors, Kinney earns an astonishing amount of money. Allocating information from several sources as of 2018 it is found out that Taylor Kinney current estimated net worth is around $8 million.
In 2017, Kinney bought a condo Near West Side for $1.225 million. The 3,380-square-foot condo features two-bedroom and 2½ baths.