Long before he was a swarthy werewolf (and a fervent admirer of an infant named Renesme), Taylor Lautner honed his acting skills on television. He began his rise to fame as "Boy on Beach" in "Summerland" (2004). After that, Taylor scored small gigs on "The Bernie Mac Show" (2003-2004) and "My Wife and Kids" (2004), and then landed a recurring role as superhunk Jack Spivey opposite Christian Slater on "My Own Worst Enemy" (2008).
'Twilight' Stars' Past TV Roles
We've rounded up the "Twilight" stars' most noteworthy TV roles so you
can trace how they went from small-screen unknowns to international