Five things to know about Taylor Kinney aka Mr Gaga
Lady Gaga is saying goodbye to 'Bad Romance' - now that she is set to marry her longterm boyfriend Taylor Kinney
Taylor (33) popped the question to the singer, real name Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, (28). After he proposed, the love birds celebrated at Gaga’s family's restaurant, Joanne Trattoria, on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Taylor asked for her hand when he presented her with a heart-shaped diamond on Valentine’s Day. Experts believe that the unusual sparkler would have cost Taylor up to €440,000.
The pair had been dating since they met on the video set of her track ‘You and I’ in 2011.
Here are five things to know about the future Mr Gaga:
1.Taylor is an actor and model. HIs notable screen credits include guest roles on tv shows like Bones, The Vampire Diaries and Chicago Fire. He also starred as a Navy SEAL in the movie Zero Dark Thirty and alongside Cameron Diaz in The Other Woman.
2.The Pennsylvania native can thank his parents for his chiseled good looks - both are German and Swiss-German.
3. Taylor and his three brothers were raised by their single mother, who worked as a dental hygienist. (his younger brother Ryan tragically passed away in 2008). Taylor is pictured with his mother below.
4. The 5’11” actor has said that his world famous fiancé makes him a better person.
“She is someone who’s always in your corner, that believes in you and your work, and vice versa. You know, I love what she does and her work and music and charity. She inspires so many people including myself,” he has said.
5. It looks like little Gagas are on the horizon. Kinney has previously said, "I do want to give mom grandchildren, of course. I think I'd be a good dad, it would be a pleasure. I'd love it - and I'm in my 30s now.”
The Just Dance singer evidently feels the same, as she has said, “I want to have tons of kids, actually…I think at least three. I really want to have a family and I really want to nurture my children and inspire [them].”