the latest issue of GQ asked Taylor about his frame of mind when he was reauditioning for the Role of Jacob Black in New Moon:
I’m in the gym, and I’m doing reps, and I’m reading the books, and I’m studying the character. I’m just saying to myself, ‘I want this role. I love this role. I’m not gonna lose it. And I’m gonna know it better than anybody, and I’m gonna do that extra-Taylor Lautner, In GQ
rep, because I’m gonna be Jacob Black.