Name: Taylor Kitsch
Birth date/place: April 8, 1981 in Kelowna, British Columbia
Claim to Fame: As “Tim Riggins” on Friday Night Lights
Trivia: Was the youngest to appear on Men’s Health Magazine at age 25
Kitsch began his acting career with an appearance on one episode of a Canadian sitcom called Godiva’s. In 2006 he landed the role of “Tim Riggins” on Friday Night Lights which won the Television Critics Association Award for Outstanding New Program. Kitsch appears in the 2009 movie X-Men Origins: Wolverine as “Remy LeBeau/Gambit”. He will star as “Kevin Carter” in The Bang-Bang- Club, a movie documenting the final bloody days of the South African apartheid. The film will be released in 2010.