He commented, "I just had to tell myself I can't let this get to me. And I'm going to continue doing it." A year later, he attended the national karate tournament in Louisville, Kentucky, where he met Michael Chaturantabut, the founder of Xtreme Martial Arts.Chaturantabut invited Lautner to a camp he held at University of California, Los Angeles.The duo, also known as "Twitchington", performed many memorable routines and were extremely popular with audiences.Having made the Top 10, Payne later toured the country that fall with her fellow season 4 "IV REAL" finalists.is an American dancer and actress who came to prominence as a Top 10 Finalist in Season 4 of the hit reality-dance show So You Think You Can Dance and in a role in the 2009 reinvention of the movie Fame.She has been a principal dancer for Katy Perry, and was a lead cast member on E! Payne was also briefly a member of the third line-up of the girl group The Pussycat Dolls.In 2008, Payne competed on Season 4 of the hit reality-dance show So You Think You Can Dance.After being the youngest competitor selected to be a part of the Top 20 that year, the then 18-year-old contemporary/jazz dancer was paired up with hip-hop dancer Stephen 't Witch' Boss.
But when Josh is asked to help out the last-place dance team as they vie for the state competition title, his rough exterior begins to soften.
In his first months after moving to Los Angeles, Lautner appeared in small television roles, small film roles, and ads and commercials.
In 2001, Lautner first appeared in the made-for-television film, Shadow Fury.
Lautner is known for playing Jacob Black in The Twilight Saga film series based on the novels of the same name by Stephenie Meyer.
Lautner later began his acting career, appearing in bit roles in comedy series such as The Bernie Mac Show (2003) and My Wife and Kids (2004), before having voice roles in television series like What's New, Scooby-Doo? In 2005, he appeared in the film Cheaper by the Dozen 2 and starred in The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D. Since 2013, Lautner has starred in the BBC sitcom Cuckoo as the son of the titular main character and in 2016 joined the main cast of FOX black comedy series Scream Queens as Dr. The late 2000s saw Lautner become a teen idol and sex symbol, after extensively changing his physique to keep the role of Jacob Black in further Twilight installments, and generating media attention for his looks.