Filmmaker and actor Taylor Sheridan first debuted playing the role of Danny Boyd in Veronica Mars. He played the said character from 2005 to 2007. After this, he became further known for his role as David Hale in Sons of Anarchy, a part he played recurrently from 2008 to 2010. Later in 2011, he made his directorial debut in the film Vile. Years later, he was credited as writer for the film Sicario. He next wrote the screenplay for the film Hell or High Water. This earned him Oscar, Golden Globe, and BAFTA nominations for Best Original Screenplay. In 2018, he appeared as Brian in the film 12 Strong. He is the co-creator of the series Yellowstone, which has been airing on TV since 2018.