Who is Taylor Lautner? He is the actor from the Twilight Series. He plays the role of the Werewolf that's desperately in love with Isabella Swan. You can see from the 2011 and 2012 pics of Taylor Lautner that he is one of the hottest male actors in Hollywood. Something people often wonder is Where is Taylor Lautner from? He's from Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA. Also, he was born in 1991.