Taylor Kinney. biography
Actor Taylor Kinney was born on July 15, 1981, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and attended West Virginia University where he studied business management and uncovered his gift for acting.
Kinney was first recognized by Hollywood for his lead role as Luke Gianni in the television series Fashion House (2006), which in turn led him to his film debut in the sport drama White Air (2007).
Over the next few years, Kinney became a series regular on many hit TV shows, including What About Brian (2007), Bones (2008), Trauma (2009 - 2010), CSI: NY (2011), Rizzoli & Isles (2011) and his popular appearance in The Vampire Diaries (2010 - 2011). Also during this time, the rising star returned to film in the crime mystery Furnace (2007), the drama Scorpio Men on Prozac (2010), the made-for-TV movie A Mann's World (2011) and the Lifetime dramedy Five (2011) with Jennifer Aniston.
In 2012, Kinney finally got his big break when he landed a lead role in NBC's hit action drama series Chicago Fire. Throughout that year, his presence became increasingly recognized when he took over the TV screen with guest appearances in the comedy series Dating Rules for My Future Self, the Showtime hit series Shameless, NBC's hit crime drama Castle and the crime thriller Breakout Kings.
Kinney's most recent projects include, the drama Least Among Saints (2012) and the history drama Zero Dark Thirty (2012).
Taylor Kinney Girlfriend & Dating History Timeline
July 2011 - Present
Kinney and Lady Gaga first met in July 2011 while filming Gaga's music video for her hit single "You and I." The cute couple were rumored to have broken up in May 2012, but were later spotted together on a New York City date in early 2013.