Aaron Taylor-Johnson (born Aaron Perry Johnson on 13 June 1990) is an English actor.Taylor-Johnson is perhaps best known for playing Quicksilver in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Avengers: Age of Ultron, as well as Dave "Kick-Ass" Lizewski in the superhero comedy series Kick-Ass.Some of his other film credits include Lt. Ford Brody in the 2014 Godzilla film, and Ray Marcus in Nocturnal Animals, for which he won a Golden Globe in the Best Supporting Actor category.He's married to director Sam Taylor-Johnson, whom he met while filming Nowhere Boy, and they have two children. He is also stepfather to her daughters from a previous marriage.
- The Bill (2003) as Zack Clough note
- Shanghai Knights (2003) as Charlie Chaplin
- The Illusionist (2006) as young Eisenheim
- Angus, Thongs And Perfect Snogging (2008) as Robbie
- Nowhere Boy (2010) as John Lennon
- Kick-Ass (2010) as Dave "Kick-Ass" Lizewski
- Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
- Savages (2012) as Ben
- Anna Karenina (2012) as Count Alexei Kirillovich Vronsky
- Marvel Cinematic Universe (2014 — 2015) as Pietro Maximoff / Quicksilver:
- Godzilla (2014) as Lieutenant Ford Brody
- Nocturnal Animals (2016) as Ray Marcus note
- The Wall (2017) as Sergeant Allen Issac
Aaron Taylor-Johnson provides examples of the following:
- Likes Older Women: Sam Taylor Wood is 23 years older than he is, and they're the parents of two children!
- May–December Romance: With Sam Taylor-Wood, see above.
- Mr. Fanservice: He's a male model, very notable in Kick-Ass 2.