Robin Lord Taylor is a talented American actor and director best known for his role as Oswald Cobblepot in the reality television series titled Gotham which premiered in 2014. He has been prominent in television shows as well as movies.
Aside from acting, Robin is also a director as well as one of the advocates for the LGBT community. I know you’d have some things going through your mind right now, don’t worry we have the answers to all your questions.
Find out if Robin Lord Taylor is Gay, Who his husband, wife, or boyfriend is, his biography, career, and other interesting facts about the Gotham Star below.
Robin Lord Taylor Bio
The young American actor Robin Lord Taylor was born in Shueyville, Iowa in the United States on June 4, 1978. He was raised along with his sister by their parents Robert Harmon Taylor and Mary Susan.
He graduated from Solon High School and also went to Northwestern University where he obtained Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts in 2000. Taylor’s roommate while at Northwestern University was Billy Eichner
While in the university, Robin participated in so many theatre plays and after his graduation, he began his professional career in 2006. He made his television debut in the series titled Accepted and The House is Burning and also made his film debut the same year in a short film titled Jesus Children of America.
Later on, he appeared in other television series including Law & Order from 2005 to 2013, Life on Mars in 2008, Person of Interest and The Good Wife in 2012, The Walking Dead in 2013, Taxi Brooklyn in 2014, and Gotham from 2014 to the present.
Some of his movies include The House is Burning and Accepted in 2006, Assassination of High School President in 2008, Step Up 3D in 2010, Another earth in 2011, Would You Rather in 2012, Cold Comes Night in 2013, Full Dress in 2016, and The Long Home in 2017.
Is He Gay?
Wondering if the Gotham actor is gay or not… well, the answer is yes. There are so many celebrities who you never expected were gay but in the real sense, they are keeping a low profile so that they can protect their image. Since the 2000s, gays, lesbians and transgender individuals have started gaining much popularity and support, some of these celebrities declare their orientation in the media while others do so on their social media pages.
However, Robin has always hidden the details regarding his personal life and affairs away from the media. In 2016, in the event of his fifth wedding anniversary, the actor revealed the truth about his sexual orientation. He confirmed that he is gay and has been married to a gay partner who has been in a relationship with him for over 10 years. The news was badly received by his fans, they fired back at him with horrifying and hateful comments and this showed him the extent of hate experienced by those in the LGBT community.
Later on, the actor expressed dissatisfaction and disappointment in people’s reactions to his sexual orientation. Robin is very proud of his orientation and very happy with his partner who he sees as the best man in the whole world.
Who is Robin Lord Taylor’s Husband, Wife, Boyfriend?
The young and talented actor is married, though not to a female but to his gay partner. The duo met in an audition for a Frito-Lay Stax commercial many years ago. Taylor’s relationship with his partner has lasted for more than ten years and the actor has been able to keep it on a low profile.
Later on, in 2011, the couple decided to tie the knot in same-sex marriage in Iowa, United States. This was just two years after same-sex marriage was legalized in the State. His partner Richard Dibella is a movie production designer and they have been married for more than six years now.
The couple has been living together in Manhattan New York City and they don’t have kids yet but they haven’t planned for children in the future. Currently, they are focused on their careers and marriage.
The talented actor Robin has been successful in his acting career and he is currently living a decent life. Robin has a whopping net worth of $6 million, he earned his net worth from his television and movie career.
Birth name: Robin Lord Taylor
Date of birth: June 4, 1978
Birth City: Shueyville Iowa, United States
Birth sign: Gemini
Education: Northwestern University
Profession: Actor, Director
Height: 1.68 m
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Richard Dibella (m. 2011)
Net Worth: $6 million