An American former actor Taran Noah Smith is widely known for portraying the character as Marcus Jason Taylor, the youngest son on a sitcom known as Home Improvement. He is the native of San Francisco, California, United States. He came into this world on 8th April of the year 1984 which has now made him reach at the age of 31. He had been active in the acting field from 1991 until 2001 and in that time of period, he gained popularity and a large number of fans following.
His parents are David Smith and wife Candy Bennici. His family members also include his elder sister named Ariandrea Hilary Smith and she is an International model. When Taran was at the age of 18, he gained the control of his 1.5 million trust fund which he accused his family of squandering by purchasing themselves a mansion. After completing his graduation from his high school, he went to get enrolled at the USC. Prior to that, he was once arrested while trying to save South Central Farm, the largest Urban Community Garden which was threatened by the land developers.
Taran had made his appearance in multiple of movies as well as TV shows and series. His TV and movie credits include 7th Heaven, Batman Beyond, Ebbie, Home Improvement, ABC TGIF, Little Bigfoot: The Journey Home, Figure It Out, Child Star Confidential, 20/20, E! True Hollywood Story, The 7th Annual TV Land Awards and much more. He was the winner of Young Artist Award that he won in 1992 for Home Improvement for Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor Under Ten.
Smith stands at the towering height of six feet and one and a half inches that are 1.87 m. AS he was born in the month of April, his birth sign is Aries. He is an avid paintball player. During his spare time, he loves motorcycling, sailing and especially flying in the two-seater airplane of his family. He had also taught himself to play the drums. He is an English and Irish from his paternal side and Italian and Swedish from the maternal side.
A good looking and talented actor Taran has already got married as well as divorced too. He was previously married to his then wife Heidi van Pelt. The pair exchanged their vows with each other on 27th April of 2001. At that time, Taran was just 17 years old. His former wife was sixteen years elder than him. Their marriage sparked so much controversy because of their age difference. Later, due to some personal issues, Taran and Heidi filed for their divorce on 2nd February of 2007.
Together with his former wife, Taran also started a vegan and organic restaurant and a non-dairy cheese manufacturer known as Playford in California. Taran does not seem to have any kids nor he is a gay. Besides that, as he has maintained his profile low, there is no more information found about his bio, interviews, family background and other activities. But as he is very active in various social networking media, he can be followed on his Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram pages.