Taylor Lautner, 31, admitted his final identify has been mispronounced for years and revealed the right way to accurately pronounce it, in a brand new interview. The Twilight actor appeared on The Unplanned Podcast with Matt & Abby earlier this week, and stated “Lowt-ner” is the technical pronunciation of the identify, as an alternative of “Lawt-ner,” as most individuals pronounce it. He additionally blamed himself for nonetheless being referred to as the mistaken identify to today.
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“It’s technically Lowt-ner,” he instructed the podcast hosts. “It’s my fault no one is aware of how it’s pronounced as a result of I by no means corrected anyone for many years. I simply by no means in interviews or something stopped anybody and stated, ‘It’s not Lawt-ner, it’s Lowt-ner.’ “
The proficient star additionally added that he doesn’t assume it’s “a giant deal,” which is why he by no means bothered to verify folks stated it proper. “I don’t care. Laht-ner. Lawt-ner. Lowt-ner. It’s all the identical factor,” he shared.
Earlier than Taylor shocked listeners together with his final identify pronunciation, he made headlines for making an look at Taylor Swift‘s Eras Tour live performance in Kansas Metropolis, MO final weekend. The dark-haired hunk, who reportedly dated the songstress again in 2009, after they met on the set of Valentine’s Day, actually flipped on the stage as he made his method down to hitch his obvious ex and actresses Joey King and Presley Money, who each appeared within the singer’s music video for her track “Imply” in 2010. They had been all selling the premiere of the Midnights creator’s music video for her track “I Can See You,” which all of them are in. The brand new-old tune is featured as a vault monitor on her new rerelease album, Converse Now (Taylor’s Model).
Since Taylor can also be rumored to be the inspiration behind fellow Taylor’s 2010 hit track “Again to December,” which is on each the unique Converse Now launch and the rerelease, followers went wild when he walked out into the highlight and hugged the blonde magnificence. He additionally praised his alleged former girlfriend for not simply her incredible music, however her private traits as effectively.
“I respect you a lot. Not only for the singer you’re, the songwriter, the performer — however actually for the human you’re,” he stated. “You might be gracious, humble, form and I’m honored to know you.”