Jonathan Taylor Thomas Facts
Real Name: Jonathan Taylor Weiss, Jonathan had to change
his name when he became an actor because someone else already had that name. He chose Thomas because that is his brother's
Screen Name: Jonathan Taylor Thomas
Nickname: Jtt(by his fans), Jt(by Tim Allen),
no one calls him Jon or Jonny.
Birthdate: September 8, 1981
Birthplace: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Grew up in: Sacramento, California and Los Angeles, California
Current Residence: He is currently
He collects: Autographs of his favorite sports stars
Favorite meal: Tofu and wild rice, Jonathan has been a vegetarian since the age of 4.
Foods: Pastas, artichokes, and Caesar and Greek salads Favorite drink: Low-fat milk
Favorite fruits: Honeydew
Favorite sports: Fly-fishing,snowboarding, roller hockey, tennis, baseball, basketball, football,
Favorite music: Boyz II Men, Shai, Silk, Billy Joel, Dave Matthews Band, Radiohead, Fiona Apple,
Wallflowers, Ben Folds Five
Pets: One dog- MacCormick(Mac), Two cats: Samantha(Sami), and Simba
Joel Weiss, 4 years older than Jonathan
Parents: Claudine and Stephen
Favorite deodorant: Speed stick
Shoe size: Men's 8
Favorite vacation spot: Baniff National Park in Canada
Favorite movie: Rocky
uses barbless hooks when he fishes because it is more of a challenge.
First Car: Black, 1997 Toyota Land Cruiser
He sometimes wears lipgloss during photo shoots.
He washes his face 4 times a day with Neutrogena.
Favorite Colors: Black, blue, and turquoise
Favorite Actors: Robert DeNiro and Anthony Hopkins
Favorite Actresses: Jodie Foster and Glenn Close
Jonathan Taylor Thomas Biography
Jonathan Taylor Thomas was born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, on September 8, 1981. Ever since he was a very young boy,
many people told his parents that they should get him into entertainment because of his natural looks. Jonathan's mother didn't
think much of it, until one day her son saw an ad for modeling classes on televison. He asked his mother if he could take
the classes, and she agreed. The whole entertainment business fascinated this young and curious boy.. He landed some small
roles at first. Through the modeling agency, he modeled clothes for several companies, including Pumpkins & Monkees. Later,
he went to auditions and made it in several commercials, including Burger King and Keloggs. He soon got an acting agent and
landed the role of Kevin in a Brady Bunch series that only aired 6 episodes. Jonathan started trying out for other parts,
and landed the role of Randy Taylor on the hit show, Home Improvement! The director chose him not only for his abilities to
act, but also because he looked a lot like his TV Dad, Tim Allen. Soon after that, Jonathan got to do the voice of young Simba
in Disney's The Lion King. About a year after that, Jonathan won the role in his first live action film, Man of the House,
which also starred Chevy Chase. Jonathan Taylor Thomas was becoming an international movie star at this time! About 2 years
later, he made 2 movies in one summer. The Adventures of Pinnochio and Tom and Huck! Then, in 1996, he starred in Wild America.
Currently, Jonathan is attending college.