Tyler Posey Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 28 Aug, 2016
Facts of Tyler Posey
Name Tyler Posey
Birth Name Tyler Garcia Posey
Father John Posey
Mother Cyndi Garcia
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Santa Monica, California
Profession Actor
Net Worth $1.5 million
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG 72 kg
Famous for Actor, musician, producer
Girlfriend Miley Cyrus, Seana Gorlick
Married Not Yet
Education William S. Hart High School
Awards Young Hollywood Award
Movies Maid in Manhattan
TV Show Teen Wolf Since 2011
Siblings Jesse Posey, Derek Posey, Mayra Posey
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Tyler Posey is an American actor, producer, and musician. He is notable as Scott McCall in MTV’s television series ‘Teen Wolf’.

Early Life

He was born on October 18, 1991, in Santa Monica, California. He is the son of Cyndi Terese Garcia, who was a Mexican writer and actor. Tyler was raised in Santa Clarita, California. Tyler has two siblings - a younger brother named Jesse and an elder brother named Derek.

Early Career

Tyler Posey became familiar with acting since his childhood as his father often took him to sets. At the age of six, he began to perform on stage. Tyler made his feature film debut, in 2000, starring in a small role in 'Men of Honor'. Later on, he got a major breakthrough when he featured as the lead role in the movie 'Collateral Damage'

Television and Movie career

In 2001, talented Tyler Posey secured a recurring role on the popular medical drama series 'Doc' and remained on the show until 2004. That was followed by guest-starring parts on 'Smallville', 'Into the West', 'Brothers & Sisters' and also 'Lincoln Heights'. He also got a chance to act in MTV’s popular series 'Teen Wolf' and he along with his co-stars won a Young Hollywood Award for best Ensemble category from Teen Wolf in 2013.

Tyler has also been a part of movies like 'Inside out', 'Scary Movie 5' and 'Maid in Manhattan'. Similarly, he also appeared in Veritas, Legendary, and Prince of Truth. The star is also a songwriter and singer. He even plays lead and bass guitar and leads the band Lost in Kostko which later on was renamed as 'Disappearing Jamie'.

Personal Life

In December 2014, Tyler Posey lost his Mother. She died at the age 55 after a four-year battle with breast cancer. The season 5 of 'Teen Wolf' was dedicated in her memory.

 He was in a relationship with makeup artist Seana Gorlick, whom he began dating when he was, 12. Posey proposed her in 2013. However, the engagement ended in October 2014. The reason behind the break up has not been revealed yet. Since then, he has been in a relationship with Mackenzie Rosman, Bella Thorne, and even Miley Cyrus. However, his current relationship status is single.

Net worth

Tyler Posey’s current net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million  He has an amazing height of 5 feet 10 inches