Jonathan Taylor Thomas is an American actor and director known for portraying the character, Randy Taylor on Home Improvement, an American sitcom and voicing Simba in the animated movie, The Lion King.
Jonathan Taylor Thomas' early life and education
He was born as Jonathan Taylor Weiss on September 8, 1981, to parents father Stephen Weiss, who was a sales manager and mother, a social worker, Claudine Gonsalves. Jonathan grew up along with his siblings in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
Regarding his ethnicity, he is of mixed ethnicity and holds an American Nationality. He holds German and Portuguese ancestry.
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Jonathan completed his graduation from Chaminade College Preparatory School and earned his bachelor’s degree in philosophy and history from Harvard University.
In 2010, the actor also graduated from the Columbia University School of General Studies.
Jonathan Taylor Thomas' acting career
Jonathan Taylor started his acting career, featuring in TV series. He made his TV debut portraying the character of Kevin in the TV series, The Brady Bunch in 1990.
Thomas has also starred in several other movies such as The Wild Thornberrys, Veronica Mars, Last Man Standing, The Oz Kids, etc. He was also seen in several hit TV series including The Extra, Walking Across Egypt, and The Adventure of Pinocchio.
Currently, the 37 years' old is not that involved in the acting industry as his last movie was in 2006 when he directed the short movie, The Extra. Similarly, his final TV sitcom was in 2015 when he appeared in the series Last Man Standing as John Baker for 4 episodes alongside Tim Allen and Kaitlyn Dever.
Jonathan Taylor Thomas' awards
As an actor, Jonathan is the recipient of several prestigious awards. He was awarded Young Artist Awards for Outstanding Youth Ensemble in a TV series, Home Improvements, ShoWest Award for Young Star of the Year, Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a Voiceover, and Kids’ Choice Awards twice.
Jonathan Taylor Thomas' personal life
Moving towards his personal life, Jonathan Taylor Thomas had a long-term relationship with girlfriend Natalie Wright. The couple got engaged in 2007 but never got married.
Jonathan also dated American actress, Scarlett Pomers for a short period. He is still unmarried and doesn't have any children. From sources, it has also come to know that the actor has stayed as a pure vegetarian for much of his life.
Jonathan Taylor Thomas' net worth
Jonathan Taylor Thomas earns a significant amount of money from his professional career. He has been featured in several movies and TV series through which he makes a decent amount of money. Jonathan Taylor Thomas' net worth is estimated at around $16 million.
Jonathan Taylor Thomas' body measurements
He has a height of 5 feet and 6 inches (167 cms) and his body weighs about 67 kgs (147.7 lbs).