Currently playing Michael "Mouse" Tolliver in the world premiere of "Tales of the City" at the American Conservatory Theater. Taylor was last seen on broadway opposite Nathan Lane and Bebe Neuwirth as Lucas Beineke in the original cast of The Addams Family. He garnered the Theatre World Award for Outstanding Broadway Debut and an Outer Critics Circle nomination for Best Featured Actor for his work as Franz in the Broadway and Off-Broadway productions of Rock of Ages. Extensive credits in regional theatre and NYC workshops. Much work in voice-over and national commercials. Taylor holds a BFA in Acting from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts.
New York stage credits include: Ethan Cohen's Offices and Harold Pinter's The Room, both at the Atlantic Theater; The Persians and Right You Are, both at the National Actor's Theatre; Major Barbara, The Roundabout; The Second Man and Museum, Keen Company; Asylum and Fair Fight, Naked Angels; Disconnect, Working Theater. Regional credits include Richard III (title role) and The Imaginary Invalid at Yale Repertory Theatre; Edgardo Mine, Hartford Stage; Absolution, American Repertory Theatre; The Winning Streak, George Street Playhouse. Films include State of Play, John Adams (HBO), the upcoming I Love You Phillip Morris with Jim Carrey, Detachment, and Turn the River. TV credits include "Ugly Betty," "Damages," "Gossip Girl," "Masterpiece Mystery: Miss Marple" (for the BBC), "Monday Night Mayhem" (TNT Feature), numerous "Law & Orders" (regular, SVU and Criminal Intent), "Kidnapped," "The Education of Max Bickford," "Deadline," and "All My Children." MFA: Yale School of Drama.
Broadway: Cymbeline, The Coast of Utopia, Proof, Twelfth Night, The Tempest. National tour of Contact (Ovation Award nomination). Off- Broadway: Henry V, Henry VIII, The Tempest, Macbeth (all with NYSF, Public Theater); The Arabian Nights (BAM); i(MTC). Regional: Awake and Sing! (Arena Stage), Safe in Hell (Yale Rep.), The Provok' d Wife (ART), Beast on the Moon (Portland Stage). Film: Down to Earth, A Price Above Rubies. TV: "Law & Order," "Brotherhood," "Third Watch," "Law & Order: CI," "Sex and the City," and "Mad About You." MFA: New York University.
Best known as Keith Stone, the face of Keystone Light, Below Premium Beer, and Lonny the Narrator in Broadway's Rock of Ages. He has appeared in countless regional theatre productions and New York showcases and readings. Co-Creator and Director of the web-series "Rock of Ages Productions". TV credits include, Law and Order: SVU, Guiding Light, and All My Children. Graduate of Carnegie Mellon School of Drama.
Broadway: Xanadu, Hairspray (Theatre World Award). Off-Broadway: Regrets Only, Pride & Joy, Book of Liz (Obie), Straightjacket, Incident at Cobbler's Knob, One Woman Shoe. Regional: Second City (Jeff Award), Sisters Rosensweig. Film: Extra Man, Dirty Shame, Garden State, Legally Blonde II, Kissing Jessica Stein, Mo' Money, Robots, Queer Duck. TV: "30 Rock," "One Life to Live," "Starved," "Curb Your Enthusiasm," "Strangers with Candy," "TV Funhouse," "Conan," "Soulman," "Cosby," Solo shows: MAC and Bistro Awards. CD: Jackie Hoffman: Live at Joe's Pub.
Broadway: The Addams Family (2010 Tony®, Drama Desk Nominations) The Ritz, Chicago, Dirty Blonde (2000 Tony®, Drama Desk Nom) Seussical (2001 Tony®, Drama Desk Nom) Triumph of Love, My Favorite Year, Abe Lincoln In Illinois. City Center's Encores: Stairway to Paradise, Zeigfeld Follies of 1936, One Touch of Venus. Off-Broadway; Wonder of the World at MTC, As Thousands Cheer, Smoke on the Mountain, Juno. In Los Angeles, Reprise's Merrily We Roll Along, Assassins, Company, Applause and most recently directed Working and Baby for them. Film; Taking Woodstock, Road to Perdition, Lucky Number Slevin, Die Hard With A Vengeance, Suspect Zero, In and Out, Christmas With The Kranks, Trick. TV: "Heroes", "Better Off Ted", "nip/tuck", "State of Mind", "Without A Trace", "Frasier", "Crossing Jordan", "CSI:NY."