Taylor Cole is an American-born model-turned-actress. Cole started modelling while still in high school and upon graduation, she eventually went fulltime into modelling. Her career proved very successful as the gorgeous model got to travel to several countries across the world and also featured in the commercials of several major brands.
Taylor Cole first caught the attention of Hollywood, playing the regular role of Erika Spalding on the series Summerland (2004-2005). The gorgeous Texas-born proved that she was good on screen as she was on the runway with recurring roles in TV shows like The Event, CSI: Miami and The Glades.
Some of Taylor Cole’s film credits include a lead role in the horror remake April Fool’s Day and a starring role in the action film 12 Rounds which also featured John Cena. In 2016, the talented actress was cast in the role of Sofya Voronova on the TV series The Originals, a spin-off of The Vampire Diaries.
Taylor Cole’s Biography
Taylor Quinn Cole was born on April 29, 1984, in Arlington, Texas, U.S.A. She was raised by her mother Deborah Quinn alongside her stepfather Shawn Christian who is also an actor. Both Cole and her stepfather featured in the series Summerland. She equally has a younger half-brother named Kameron Christian.
Taylor Cole had her high school education at Mirabeau B. Lamar High School in Arlington, TX. As a teenager, she proved to be a gifted athlete and was a very active volleyball player in school. She eventually got to travel the country as a member of the Junior Olympics volleyball squad.
The highly gorgeous Taylor Cole started modelling as a teenager. Upon graduation from high school in 2002, she relocated to New York to launch her career as a fulltime model. Her modelling career proved successful as she got to travel to several European countries for photo shoots.
In 2004, Taylor Cole landed her first acting job playing the role of Erika Spalding on the short-lived drama series Summerland. She was only visiting her parents in Los Angeles when she came across the audition. She impressed the judges with her performance and that won her the role. However, Summerland was cancelled in 2005 after just 2 seasons.
The actress also had recurring roles in the series Heroes: The Recruit, Heroes, Secret Girlfriend, CSI: Miami and The Glades. In 2010, she landed the main role of Vicky Roberts on the adventure series The Event and served in that capacity till 2011. She equally guest-starred on numerous popular series including Supernatural, Numb3rs, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Cold Case, NCIS, Two and a Half Men, Hawaii Five-0, Castle, as well as Ballers.
Taylor Cole also had a brief role in the feature film The Green Hornet (2011) and starred in the well-acclaimed independent comedy Dumbbells (2014). For her role in Dumbbells, Taylor won the Gold Award as Best Actress in a Leading Role at the International Independent Film Awards. She also made a brief appearance in the action film Surrogates which also starred Bruce Willis. The actress has equally starred in numerous Telefilms for the Hallmark Channel including The Art of Us, Christmas in Homestead and Winter Festival of Ice.
Is Taylor Cole Married? Husband
The model-turned-actress is currently unmarried. However, there aren’t many details about her private life in the public domain. Much of the information she gives out on her social media platforms are mainly centred on her blossoming acting career.
Even though Cole may be currently available, it has not always been so. She has had a number of high profile relationships in the past. She is known to have dated Australian actor and comedian Ryan Kwanten. The relationship lasted from 2006 to 2007. Between 2008 and 2009, Cole also had a relationship with fellow actor, model and singer Josh Henderson.
Height and Other Body Measurements
Height: 5′ 8.5″ / 174 cm
Weight: 125 lbs or 57 Kg
Bra Size: 34 B
Bust Size: 34 inches or 86 cm
Waist Size: 24 inches or 61 cm
Hip Size: 36 inches or 91 cm
Dress Size: 4 (US) or 34 (EU)
Shoe Size: 9 (US) 40 (EU)
Other Facts About Taylor Cole
During her modelling stint, Taylor Cole appeared in TV commercials for brands such as Crest toothpaste and Old Spice. She also shot a photo campaign for Dooney & Bourke handbags.
In October 2011, the gorgeous actress starred in the video for the song titled The Walk by the Grammy-nominated musician Mayer Hawthorne.
She also appeared in the music video of the song titled True by American singer and songwriter Ryan Frank Cabrera.