July 27, 1984
36 years old
5 ft 8 in | 173 cm
33-25-34 in | 84-63.5-86 cm
55 kg | 121 pounds
10 US | 40.5 EU
Taylor Jane Schilling was born in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, on July 27, 1984, is an American actress.
Young Taylor Schilling first started performing in middle school's stage production of "Fiddler on the Roof".
She made her big screen debut in drama film Dark Matter (2007) in role as Jackie.
She got her television debut in NBC medical drama series Mercy (2009-2010) in role as Veronica Flanagan Callahan.
Her breakthrough performance came as Piper Chapman in Netflix comedy drama television series Orange Is the New Black (2013-2019).
The Prodigy (2019) horror in role as Sarah Blume, opposite Jackson Robert Scott and Peter Mooney
Phil (2019) comedy drama in reole as Samantha Ford, with Greg Kinnear, Emily Mortimer and Bradley Whitford
She was nominated for two Teen Choice Awards for Choice Movie: Liplock (with Zac Efron) and Choice Movie Actress: Romance for her role as Beth Green in romantic drama film The Lucky One (2012).
She won the Hollywood Film Festival Award for Best Cast for her role as Christine Mendez in historical drama thriller movie Argo (2012).
Atlas Shrugged: Part I (2011) political science fiction drama opposite Grant Bowler and Matthew Marsden
Stay (2013) romantic drama with Aidan Quinn and Michael Ironside
The Overnight (2015) comedy opposite Adam Scott, Jason Schwartzman and Judith Godrèche
Take Me (2017) comedy with Alycia Delmore and Jim O'Heir
The Public (2018) drama opposite Alec Baldwin, Jena Malone and Christian Slater
The Titan (2018) science fiction thriller with Sam Worthington and Tom Wilkinson
Family (2018) comedy opposite Brian Tyree Henry, Allison Tolman and Kate McKinnon
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series and two Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy and Best Actress – Television Series Drama for her role as Piper Chapman in Netflix comedy drama series Orange Is the New Black (2013-2019).
She played Veronica Flanagan Callahan in NBC medical drama series Mercy (2009-2010) in 22 episodes.
The Second Wave (2021) drama miniseries in role as Lily
Graduated from Wayland High School in 2002.
Graduated from Fordham University in New York City (2006), with Bachelor of Arts degree.
Studied at the New York University.
Has younger brother, Sam.
Has Polish, Irish, German, English, Swedish and Dutch ancestry.
Big fan of the Boston Red Sox.
Good friends with Laura Prepon and Natasha Lyonne.
Practices Transcendental Meditation.
She dated actress and musician Carrie Brownstein (2015).
She is in relationship with visual artist Emily Ritz.