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Throwback Thursday: Jax Taylor's Cute Bowl Cut

Before he was a ladykiller, the Vanderpump Rules star was an adorable youngster.

By Pat Cauley

Ever wonder what our Bravolebs looked like before they were Bravolebs? Each Thursday, we'll celebrate #TBT and dig through the archives for a vintage photo from the past—or revisit a memorable moment from one of our shows—and share some back story on the picture. This week, we re-visit a classic photo of Jax Taylor.

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Long before he was slinging beverages and breaking hearts at SUR, Jax Taylor always knew how to ham it up for the camera. In this endearing throwback photo, Jax sports a blue v-neck soccer shirt along with some serious bangs that are possibly teetering on a bowl cut.

But, while he may look like your typical all-American boy, Vanderpump Rules fans may not know that Jax actually spent a chunk of his early childhood living Down Under. When recently asked what may surprise fans about him, Jax dished about his Aussie upbringing, “I have dual citizenship. I am a citizen of the U.S. and I’m also a citizen of Australia. My mom is Australian, but I left when I was six, so I don’t remember growing up there.”

Child no more, Jax’s boyish good looks matured into a full-fledged model face representing brands from Target to Nordstrom. Interestingly, his career in the cutthroat modeling profession even included a brief stint as real life roommate to a pre-Hollywood Channing Tatum. “He was my first roommate in New York when I first started modeling,” Jax confessed to Andy Cohen in March on Watch What Happens Live.

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