Dylan Taylor is a Canadian actor best known for his role as Steve Wassenfelder, the ship's out-of-shape theoretical physicist, on the science fiction television series Defying Gravity, in 2009.
He also starred as detective Andrew O'Brien on the period drama television series Copper, from 2012-2013.
Taylor graduated from George Brown's Theatre Conservatory in Toronto and in his first professional show, Bluffers Moon, he earned a Dora nomination for Outstanding Performance.
Taylor began working in television with lead roles in the short films Oy, It's A Boy, and A Dying Fall for CBC's Zed TV, as well as The Nincompoops for Bravo! Canada.
He then went on to co-star opposite Michelle Trachtenberg in Canada's Lifetime movie-of-the-week The Dive from Clausen's Pier, and has since guest starred in television series including The Jane Show, Life with Derek, Murdoch Mysteries, Aliens in America, Flashpoint, Rookie Blue and Good Dog.
Taylor's first series lead was in House Party in 2008. He went on to become a fan favourite as a series regular on Defying Gravity and can be seen in a recurring role on Covert Affairs.
Taylor's feature film credits include Terry Gilliam's Tideland, The Incredible Hulk, and lead roles in Warriors of Terra, Hooked on Speedman, as well as the cult hit Charlie Bartlett and the indie Jonesing.