Jonathan Taylor Thomas

Who is Jonathan Taylor Thomas?

Jonathan Taylor Thomas is an American actor, voice actor, and director. He’s famous for playing Randy Taylor on Home Improvement and singing young Simba in Disney’s 1994 film The Lion King.

Early Life of Jonathan Taylor Thomas

Thomas was born on 8 September 1981 in Jonathan Taylor Weiss, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA, to Swiss-German, Irish, and French ancestry.

His father’s name is Stephen Weiss, who was a sales manager, and his mother’s name is Claudine Gonsalves, a social worker. The name of his brother is Joel Thomas Weiss. His parents were divorced in 1989.

His grandma’s name is Helen Weiss, the nephew of the playwright and actor Jeff Weiss. Thomas has been a vegetarian for a lot of his life.

Jonathan Taylor Thomas graduated from Chaminade College Preparatory High School in West Hills, California. He then moved to the prestigious Harvard University, but only studied there for two years. After leaving Harvard, he spent another year at St. Andrews University in Scotland.

Salary and Net Worth of Jonathan Taylor Thomas

Jonathan Taylor Thomas is one of the most renowned actors and has a good income. Its net worth is $15 million as of 2018. According to 2020, Thomas’s net worth is $18 million.

His income is $600,000 for his role in Tom and Huck.

Personal Life of Jonathan Taylor Thomas

Jonathan Taylor is single at the moment. He dated Scarlett Pomers earlier.

Apart from that, there’s no information about him being in other romantic relationships that we know about. It doesn’t seem to have any extramarital affairs, and there’s no rumor about the separation of married life. Being famous, his fans are always curious to know more about him.

He was once rumored to be bisexual because he played a bisexual role. But he cleared that there were only rumors.

Jonathan Taylor Thomas is active in different social media, but he doesn’t have many followers. It’s active on Instagram with 2.5k, Facebook with more than 13.7 likes, and Twitter with more than 1.9k followers.

Body Measurement of Jonathan Taylor Thomas

Jonathan’s got a pearly, bright, white, toothy smile. He’s got blue eyes and natural blond hair. Thomas stands tall with a height of 5 feet 5 inches and a weight of 67 kg.

Career of Jonathan Taylor Thomas

Thomas started his career in 1990. He played Kevin Brady’s role in the TV show The Brady Bunch. In 1991, Thomas appeared in three episodes of In Living Color comedy series. The same year, he was given the chance to cast on ABC’s Home Improvement sitcom. Thomas remained with Home Improvement in his early teens but left the show in 1998.

Thomas got a different project at the beginning of 2004, he was a guest on 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter. He was given another chance as a guest role in another ABC sitcom, WB’s Smallville in 2002 and 2004. In 2005, he appeared in the UPN High School Detective Drama, Veronica Mars. He starred at The E True Hollywood Story’s Home Improvement show.

He was seen as a guest in the second season finale of his third ABC sitcom, Last Man Standing, and again in the fourth episode of the third season. He appears with Tim Allen, his TV father from Home Improvement. He was seen again with his guest appearance staring at the twelfth episode of the fourth season of Last Man Standing, this time as Randy, reuniting with his TV parents from Home Improvement, Tim Allen, and Patricia Richardson.

Thomas also made a number of films during and after his Home Improvement run. He plays the role of a voice actor as well. In Disney’s animated feature The Lion King, he gives his voice. In the film, the protagonist, Simba, was a cub.

He also appeared in Disney’s live-action movies: Man of the House, Tom, and Huck, and I’m going to be home for Christmas. Other live-action movies starring Thomas include The Adventures of Pinocchio, Wild America, Speedway Junky, and Walking Across Egypt.

Jonathan Taylor Thomas was awarded the Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite TV Actor in 1998 for Home Improvement. He also won the Kids’ Choice Awards Hall of Fame in 1999.

The Quick Fact of Jonathan Taylor Thomas

  • Jonathan Taylor Thomas is an American actor, voice actor, and director.
  • He’s famous for playing Randy Taylor on Home Improvement and singing young Simba in Disney’s 1994 film The Lion King.
  • Thomas was born on 8 September 1981 in Jonathan Taylor Weiss, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA, to Swiss-German, Irish, and French ancestry.
  • Thomas got a different project at the beginning of 2004, he was a guest on 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter.
  • He was given another chance as a guest role in another ABC sitcom, WB’s Smallville in 2002 and 2004.
  • In 2005, he appeared in the UPN High School Detective Drama, Veronica Mars.
  • He starred at The E True Hollywood Story’s Home Improvement show.
  • He was seen as a guest in the second season finale of his third ABC sitcom, Last Man Standing, and again in the fourth episode of the third season.
  • He appears with Tim Allen, his TV father from Home Improvement.
  • He was seen again with his guest appearance staring at the twelfth episode of the fourth season of Last Man Standing, this time as Randy, reuniting with his TV parents from Home Improvement, Tim Allen, and Patricia Richardson.