Bex Taylor-Klaus rose to fame for their starring role as Bullet on the crime drama series The Killing (2013). They gained further prominence with the roles of Sin on the superhero drama series Arrow (2013–15), Lex on the comedy series House of Lies (2014), and as Audrey Jensen on the horror series Scream (2015–16), based on the eponymous franchise. Since 2016, they have voiced the role of Katie “Pidge” Holt on the Netflix animated series Voltron: Legendary Defender.
Born Name Rebecca Edison Taylor-Klaus
Nick Name Bex
Born: August 12, 1994, 24 years and 6 months, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Sun Sign Leo
Years active 2012–present
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Blue
Height 5 ft 3½ in or 161 cm
Measurements 33-25-34 in or 84-63.5-86 cm
Bra Size 32A
Father – David Taylor-Klaus (Life Coach)
Mother – Elaine Taylor-Klaus (Certified Life Coach)
Siblings – Josh Taylor-Klaus (Younger Brother), Sydney Taylor-Klaus (Younger Sister)
Bex Taylor-Klaus attended 7 different schools in the period of 14 years as she had trouble in settling down due to her ADHD problem. She was enrolled at the Paideia School in Atlanta till her junior year.
On moving to Los Angeles, she was enrolled in the Bridge Academy in Studio City from where she graduated in 2013.
She got her acting education from the after-school Shakespeare program ran by her school in the third grade. She also received the theatrical training from the Atlanta Workshop Players for two summers.
Plus, she was enrolled in the summer course run by Celebrity Star Event in Los Angeles. The course director Adrian R’Mante mentored her for two more years after the course.
Taylor-Klaus has a cult following among fans.
Taylor-Klaus was born in Atlanta, Georgia, to a Jewish family. They began acting by performing Shakespeare in an after-school program while in the 3rd grade, and it became a consistent part of their extracurricular and summer activities. They performed in their high school’s improv troupe. Working with friends, they also started a Junior-High Acting Troupe to train young actors. In addition to drama, Taylor-Klaus was an accomplished athlete: they were the starting catcher on the high school’s varsity softball team while a freshman, and also played 3rd base. They have two siblings; Syd Taylor-Klaus and Josh Taylor-Klaus. In mid-2012, Taylor-Klaus moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. While they was in Los Angeles, they attended Bridges Academy.
2012–2014: Early career and breakthrough
Taylor-Klaus began acting in Shakespeare plays while in the third grade. However, her first professional acting role was that of Bullet, a homeless street-wise teen, on the third season of the AMC crime drama series The Killing, which aired in 2013. A breakout star playing a gender fluid lesbian, she quickly gained a cult following. Writing about playing Bullet, she said: “to be an actor is to want to visit the dark places that humans strive so hard to stay away from.”
From 2013 to 2015, Taylor-Klaus played the recurring role of Sin in The CW superhero drama series Arrow.
2015–present: Further success
Taylor-Klaus gained further success with her starring role of Audrey Jensen, a bi-curious teenager helping friends investigate a serial killer, in the first two seasons of the MTV horror drama series Scream. She appeared on the series from 2015 to 2016.
After gaining prominence from her roles in The Killing and Arrow, she went on to play several guest roles in numerous television series, including Glee and iZombie.
In 2016, she began voicing the starring role of Katie “Pidge” Holt in the cult Netflix animated series Voltron: Legendary Defender.
Taylor-Klaus had a starring role as Taylor in the slasher horror film Hell Fest (2018). She will also star as Hannah Perez in the musical comedy film Dumplin’, which is a film adaptation of Julie Murphy’s New York Times bestselling young adult novel. The film, which co-stars Jennifer Aniston, is directed by Anne Fletcher. Taylor-Klaus will also play Violette Paich in Mario Sorrenti’s horror film Discarnate.
Taylor-Klaus played several roles before completing high school. She has a dog named Bullet, after her first major role in The Killing.
In November 2016, Taylor-Klaus came out as gay on Twitter, saying: “hello my name is bex and yes the rumors are true I am v gay.” In July 2018, Taylor-Klaus claimed and continuously claims to being non-binary, yet doesn’t suffer from gender dysphoria.
Taylor-Klaus was diagnosed with ADHD in elementary school and played multiple sports, including baseball, which she said helped her control it.
Bex Taylor-Klaus is represented by Curtis Talent Management.
Short cropped hair
Petite body type
Bex Taylor-Klaus did her first endorsement work at the age of 6 months for a local brand. At the age of 9 months, she was used on the cover of three toys made by Kids II.
Her first film appearance came in the short movie The Night is Ours as Morgan in 2014.
Her first feature film was The Last Witch Hunter in 2015 as Bronwyn.
First TV Show
She made her first TV show appearance in Hit Me Up! as herself in an episode in 2012.
Bex Taylor-Klaus’s workout routine and diet plan aren’t known.
Bex Taylor-Klaus Favorite Things
Inspiring Actor – Ellen Page
Horror Movie – Honeymoon (2014)
Food – Goat’s milk yogurt
Hangout Spot – Tree
Holiday – Halloween
Bex Taylor-Klaus Facts
While in school, she excelled in sports and in her junior year, served as a starting catcher for her varsity softball team. She also started as third base.
She was diagnosed with ADHD at the age of 4.
Her mother got her in all kinds of sports including swimming, hockey, and karate.
For her breakthrough role of Bullet, she had gone to the audition with her best friend and roommate, who had also applied for the same role.
Apart from ADHD, she is also diagnosed with depression and celiac disease. There is also a possibility that she suffers from glucose intolerance.
To tackle ADHD symptoms while resting in shooting on the sets, she plays games such as minesweeper and Sudoku.
She has serious interest in macabre and horror, which attributes to living near the graveyard in her childhood.
She was so saddened by the death of her character Bullet in The Killing that she named her pet dog Bullet to ensure that Bullet lives on.
While in high school, she was a part of school’s Improv troupe. Along with her friends, she also started Acting Troupe to train young actors.
She enjoys outdoor and once spent 19 days in kayaking and rafting the Colorado River.