Taylor Zakhar Perez - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 17, 2022

Taylor Zakhar Perez
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: The Kissing Booth (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $1 million

Personal Details

Born on : December 25, 1991 (age 31)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Taylor Zakhar Perez
Birth Place: South Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Horoscope: Capricorn
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: Antoinette Zakhar Perez
Siblings: 7

Ron Zakhar Perez (brother)
Grant Zakhar Perez
Kaie Zakhar Perez (sister)
Koehn Zakhar Perez (sister)
Kristy Zakhar Perez (sister)
Jenna Zakhar Perez (sister)
Maria Zakhar Perez (sister)

High School: Chesterton High School
University: University of California
Ethnicity: Mexican
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.85 meter (6 feet 1 inch)
Weight: 65 kg (143.30 lb)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Taylor Zakhar Perez?

Taylor Zakhar Perez is an actor by profession and American by nationality. He is well known for starring in the film The Kissing Booth 2, 1UP, The Kissing Booth 3, and the TV series Embeds as Noah Torres.

Taylor Zakhar Perez – Age, Parents, Siblings

Taylor Zakhar Perez’s birth took place on December 25, 1991, in South Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was born to his mother Antoinette Zakhar Perez while the name of his father is not known. His parents raised him in Indiana alongside seven siblings- brothers Ron, Grant, and sisters Kaie, Koehn, Kristy, Jenna, and Maria.

Taylor Zakhar Perez with a sister (Image: Instagram- posted July 2021)

Education, Ethnicity

Following graduation from Chesterton High School, Taylor Zakhar Perez went on to enroll at The University of California. There he majored in Spanish Culture, and Community and minored in History. He also took night classes in acting in Los Angeles and did summer workshops in New York while attending performances as many as he could.

His ethnicity is Mexican.

Taylor Zakhar Perez – Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Taylor Zakhar Perez was rumored to be dating his co-star Maisie Richardson-Sellers. However, the rumor has been disproved as Richardson-Sellers is currently dating CLAY, an LA-based soul singer.

Currently, he is believed to be single, sans a girlfriend. He has never been married and is without a wife.

Taylor Zakhar Perez, Maisie Richardson-Sellers (Image: Instagram- posted Aug 2020)

Taylor Zakhar Perez – Career

Early Days

Prior to pursuing his career in acting, he was a nationally ranked-swimmer. He had even secured a scholarship at Fordham but had turned it down to focus on acting.

Zakhar Perez’s debut screen role was in a 2012 episode of the TV series iCarly as Keith. This was followed by minor appearances in an episode of the TV series Suburgatory (2013), Awkward. (2014), Young & Hungry (2015), Code Black (2016), and the TV movie Cruel Intentions (2016).

Finally, in 2017, Taylor Zakhar Perez was cast as Noah Torres in six seasons of the TV series Embeds. The role, even though was not a breakthrough for him, provided him with enough fame to launch his career as an actor.

Films, Series

Over the years he has portrayed characters in the TV series High Expectasians (2017), Scandal (2018), Minx, and the short film Philanthropy (2020). He is well known for starring as Marco Valentin Peña in the 2020 Netflix film The Kissing Booth 2 and in the 2021 film The Kissing Booth 3.

Taylor Zakhar Perez in The Kissing Booth (Image: PopSugar)


On the set of The Kissing Booth 2, Taylor Zakhar Perez has worked with Joel Courtney, Frances Sholto-Douglas, Joel Courtney, Maisie Richardson-Sellers, and Meganne Young.

Taylor Zakhar Perez – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Taylor Zakhar Perez is around $1 million but the figure on his annual salary/income remains undisclosed.

Taylor Zakhar Perez – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On his social media handle Instagram, Zakhar Perez is followed by over 4.5 million followers and counting. He seems to be absent from Facebook and Twitter.

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