Taylor Sheridan is an American filmmaker and actor who was born on May 21, 1970. He was born in Chapel Hill, North Carolina and it is believed that his dad was a cardiologist. His parents are Colin Smith and Marilyn Smith.
Taylor Sheridan attended R. L. Paschal High School where he successfully graduated. He enrolled at Texas State University but later dropped out and moved to Austin. While searching for a job, Taylor Sheridan met a talent scout who decided to help him have an acting career in Chicago.
He stayed in New York City and Los Angeles to pursue his acting career. Taylor Sheridan starred in the FX television series Sons of Anarchy and Danny Boyd in Veronica Mars from 2005 to 2007 and has also written a lot of several films.
He wrote the screenplay for Sicario which was released in 2015. Sicario was subsequently nominated for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay. Taylor Sheridan also got a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for Hell or High Water in 2016 and for three Oscars as well.
In 2016 , he wrote the film Hell or High Water and it did so well. Hell or High Water got nominated for several awards and they are Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay, Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Screenplay, Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay, Independent Spirit Award for Best Screenplay, Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Screenplay, Saturn Award for Best Writing and Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay.
In 2017,he wrote and directed Wind River which got nominated as Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding First-Time Feature Film. He also worked on Sicario: Day of the Soldado in 2018, Without Remorse, Finestkind and Those Who Wish Me Dead all in 2021.
Taylor Sheridan has been involved in Television productions such as Yellowstone in 2008 till date, The Last Cowboy in 2019 till as well as Mayor of Kingstown in 2021 till date. 1883, Tulsa King, 1923, Lioness, Lawmen: Bass Reeves as well as Land Man form part of his catalogue of Television shows.
Some movies he has acted in include Walker, Texas Ranger, Her Costly Affair, Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, Party of Five, Time of Your Life, V.I.P. and Strong Medicine.
Others include Veronica Mars, Sons of Anarchy, NCIS: Los Angeles, Hell or High Water and 12 Strong. Since 2013, Taylor Sheridan has been married to Nicole Muirbrook and they have a son. Taylor Sheridan is estimated to be worth between $500,000 and $1 million.
In 2021, Sheridan was inducted into the Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame
Taylor Sheridan Children
Gus Sheridan is the only son of Taylor Sheridan and Nicole Muirbrook. He was born when Taylor Sheridan was over 40 years old.
Gus Sheridan was in September 2010 and he was celebrating his 11th birthday, his mother made mention of that on Instagram.
Gus Sheridan lives in Texas with his parents.