Who is Taylor Dooley?
Taylor Dooley is an American actress probably best known for her role as Lavagirl in Robert Rodriquez's family adventure film "The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl". His remarkable performance in the film earned him a name in the industry, thanks to his dedication and perseverance. She learned drama and dance at the age of nine and honed her acting skills during her tour with the Phoenix Theater Theater Troupe. His acting credits include Star Trek: Hidden Frontier, Apology, Monster Night, Whitepaddy, House and Hell Mountain, among others. In spite of numerous offers of interpreters, she was very demanding and only played in some films which earned her the title of "Beauty with brains".
Taylor Dooley was born February 26, 1993 in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, United States. She is currently 26 years old.
|Birth name||Taylor Marie Dooley|
|Birth date||February 26, 1993|
|Place of birth||Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Michigan, United States|
|Sign of the sun||Pisces|
|Residence||Los Angeles, California, United States|
Family and education
Taylor Dooley is the eldest of two children of parents John Dooley and Debbie Dooley. She has a younger brother, Drew Dooley, an artist born in 2004. She is of Irish, German, English, Sioux Indian, Belgian and Polish ancestry.
After high school, Taylor studied psychology because she thought it would help her better understand the essence of the characters while playing. In addition, she studied theater at the Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute in New York.
Taylor Dooley love life
Taylor Dooley tied the knot with her long-time boyfriend, Justin Cassotta, on May 14, 2016. They married after a six-year relationship and welcomed their first child, a son named Jack Alexander Cassotta, on the 23rd. November 2016. Two and a half years later, on March 22, 2019, Taylor gave birth to her second child, a daughter named Adaline Joan Cassotta.
Before her relationship with her husband Justin Cassotta, Taylor Dooley had frequented a few actors, including Daryl Sabara, Cayden Boyd and Kyle Massey.
|size||Feet – 5 feet 5 inches
Centimeters – 165 cm
Meters – 1.65 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 56 kg
Books – 124 lbs
|Eye colour||Dark brown|
|Hair color||Dark brown|
|Shoe size||7.5 (US)|
|The size of the dress||6 (US)|
|Distinctive features||Sharp chin
Taylor Dooley made her film debut at the age of 11 when she landed the lead role in Robert Rodriquez's comic-adventure film, "The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3D ", in 2005. She played the role of Lavagirl alongside the likes of Taylor Lautner, Cayden Boyd, David Arquette, Kristin Davis and George Lopez.
In May 2005, Dooley starred in an episode of the Nickelodeon family series, "U-Pick Live". She appeared in the episode entitled "MusicWeek: Day 1" where she was seen alongside actors Brent Popolizio, Candace Bailey, Pick Boy, Antonio Neves, Logan Sekulow and many others.
Taylor's first major breakthrough occurred in 2004, when she auditioned for the lead role in the movie "The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl". She finally got the role of Lavagirl, a teenage girl with long pink hair. She was nominated for the Young Artist Award for best feature performance by a major young actress in a film.
In addition to this role, Taylor Dooley has also been featured in such films as Apology, Monster Night in Dana Ackerman, Whitepaddy in Mary and Hell Mountain in Eden.
Fortune of Taylor Dooley
In 2019, the net worth of Taylor Dooley would be $ 3 million.
Taylor Dooley favorite things
- TV shows – Heroes, The Office, Entourage, Gray's Anatomy, The O.C., American Idol
- Movies – Eternal Sunshine of Spotless Mind (2004), East of Eden (1955), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003), The Notebook (2004), Walk the Line (2005), High School Musical (2006)
- cast – Johnny Depp, Leonardo DiCaprio
- actresses – Natalie Portman, Charlize Theron
Taylor Dooley Facts
Her parents named her in honor of singer and actress Taylor Dayne.
She started as a model at the age of 5 after being chosen as "The cutest baby" at a contest held in her home state of Michigan.
Taylor fell in love with the theater after starring in a local play
At age 9, she joined the Phoenix Theater theater troupe, where she learned the acting profession and also booked commercials.
She has appeared in several commercials, including a national advertisement for Famous Footwear, the Mary-Kate and Ashley clothing line, the Odyssey Honda minivan and Disney Superstar Kids.
Taylor is an intimate friend of actress AnnaSophia Robb, Sasha Pieterse and Ryan Newman.
She met her friend AnnaSophia Robb at a private Gemz concert.
She lost two actress concerts for her friend and actress AnnaSophia Robb – part of the movie "An American Girl Holiday" (2004) and Liza's role in "Drake & Josh" (2004).
Dooley was featured in an article in the magazine "Discovery Girls".
Taylor loves music, reading, dancing, computer science, horse riding, swimming and cheerleading.
She listens to all types of music except country.