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Taylor Kitsch
Kitsch at the X-Men Origins: Wolverine premiere in April 2009
Full name
Taylor Kitsch
Date of birth
April 8, 1981 (1981-04-08) (age 43)
Place of birth
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

Taylor Kitsch, born April 8, 1981 in Kelowna, British Columbia, is a Canadian actor and model who portrays Alex Hopper in the 2012 feature film Battleship - based on the iconic board game of the same name. He is most recognizable as the character Tim Riggins in the NBC television series "Friday Night Lights," as the title character in John Carter, and as Gambit from the film "X-Men Origins: Wolverine."

Career Highlights[]

Year Film Role
2006 John Tucker Must Die Justin
Snakes on a Plane Kyle "Crocodile" Cho
The Covenant Pogue Parry
2008 Gospel Hill Joel Herrod
2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Gambit
2010 The Bang Bang Club Kevin Carter
2012 John Carter John Carter
2012 Battleship Lt. Alex Hopper
2012 Savages Chon
2013 Lone Survivor
Television series[1]
Year Film Role
2006 Godiva's Colm
Kyle XY Male Camper
2006–2011 Friday Night Lights Tim Riggins