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|Born||Taylor Jacks Heisler Kinney
July 15, 1981
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Also in 2011, Kinney was featured in Lady Gaga's music video for the song "You and I". In 2012, he guest starred on Shameless as Craig, the former high school crush of the lead character Fiona (played by Emmy Rossum).
Personal life 
Kinney was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He was raised, along with his three brothers, by his mother, Pamela (née Heisler), a dental hygienist. In 2000, he graduated from Lancaster Mennonite High School. He attended West Virginia University in Morgantown, West Virginia. He has been dating Lady Gaga since September 2011.
|2010||Scorpio Men on Prozac||May's Lover|
|2011||A Mann's World||France||Television film|
|2011||Prodigal||Brad Searcy||Short film|
|2012||Least Among Saints||Jesse|
|2012||Stars in Shorts||Brad Searcy|
|2012||Zero Dark Thirty||Jared|
|2014||The Other Woman||Filming|
|2006||Fashion House||Luke Gianni||Main Cast; 35 episodes|
|2007||What About Brian||Jared||"What About Secret Lovers..."|
|2008||Bones||Jimmy Fields||"Player Under Pressure"|
|2009–2010||Trauma||Glenn Morrison||Main Cast; 19 episodes|
|2010–2011||The Vampire Diaries||Mason Lockwood||Recurring (Seasons 2–3); 9 episodes|
|2011||CSI: NY||Jason Locke||"Identity Crisis"|
|2011||Rizzoli & Isles||Jesse Wade||"Don't Hate the Player"|
|2012||Dating Rules from My Future Self||Dave||Main Cast|
|2012||Shameless||Craig Heisner||"I'll Light a Candle for You Every Day"
"A Beautiful Mess"
|2012||Castle||Darren Thomas||"Once Upon a Crime"|
|2012||Breakout Kings||Perry||"SEALd Fate"|
|2012–present||Chicago Fire||Lieutenant Kelly Severide||Main Role|
- Keck, William (July 10, 2010). "Keck's Exclusives! Vampire Diaries Casts Mason Lockwood". TV Guide. Retrieved July 12, 2010.
- "Lady Gaga goes public with romance". The Belfast Telegraph. December 29, 2011. Retrieved January 6, 2012.
- Bentley, Jean (January 6, 2012). "'Shameless': Emmy Rossum on romancing James Wolk, Taylor Kinney & buying a bra in Season 2". Zap 2 It. Retrieved January 17, 2012.