Tyler Garcia-Posey was born on October 18, 1991. He is an American actor and singer best known for playing Scott McCall on M.T.V.’s “Teen Wolf” from 2011 to 2017. In the film “White Frog,” he also starred alongside Booboo Stewart. He is well renowned for his part in the romantic comedy “Maid in Manhattan” as Jennifer Lopez’s son. “Yoga Hosers,” (2016) is one of his most recent flicks, and it contains both horror and comedy aspects. Posey is also a talented musician who performs with the band ‘Disappearing Jamie.’ Let’s raise a glass for his birthday!
Tyler Posey was born to Cyndi Terese Garcia and actor-writer John Posey in Santa Monica, California on October 18, 1991. He grew up in Santa Clarita, California with two brothers and a sister. On his mother’s side, he is of Mexican origin. In the early 2000s, he began working in both television and film. He made his acting debut in the American action film “Collateral Damage” (2002), in which he played a supporting role. Later the same year, he starred in the romantic comedy “Maid in Manhattan,” in which he played as the son of Jennifer Lopez’s female lead. Around this time, he began playing a minor role in the American television series “Doc.”
Posey also appeared in episodes of “Sue Thomas: FB eye,” “Into the West,” “Smallville,” and “Brothers and Sisters” as a minor character. He also played a key role in the fantasy film “Veritas: Prince of Truth,” which was released in 2007. He participated in numerous episodes of the American family drama T.V. series “Lincoln Heights” in 2009. He had a brief role in the American film “Legendary” about an ambitious wrestler in 2010. Posey began acting in the popular T.V. series “Teen Wolf” in 2011, portraying the teenager Scott, for whom he is well known. The series, which debuted on June 5, 2011, has garnered great reviews and has been highly popular, particularly among youths. “White Frog” (2012), “Workaholics” (2013), and “Ridiculousness” (2015) are among his other acting credits.
Posey was previously engaged to Seana Gorlick, with whom he had a childhood relationship. However, their engagement was called off in October 2014 for undisclosed reasons. He revealed in an October 2020 interview that he began consuming marijuana at the age of 12 and developed an addiction. He also revealed in October 2020 that he had hooked up with males and prefers not to label his sexuality. Posey came out as queer and sexually fluid in July 2021.
Posey plays a minor role in the U.S. television series "Doc."
He plays a supporting role in the U.S. action film "Collateral Damage."
Young Artists Awards honors him for Best Performance in a T.V. Comedy Series — Supporting Young Actor for “Doc.”
Posey plays guitar in the band, Disappearing Jamie, formerly known as Lost in Kostko.
Posey begins acting in the popular T.V. series "Teen Wolf," portraying the teenage Scott, for whom he is well known.
Posey is a guest D.J. during Emo Nite L.A.'s second anniversary at the Echoplex in Los Angeles in December 2016.
Why We Love Tyler Posey
His innocent face
Let's face it, if we saw that face in front of us, we couldn't possibly be upset at him! Even though he appears to be mischievous at times, he remains an innocent puppy at the end of the day.
His sense of humor
Posey brings a sense of humor with him everywhere he goes. He is always cracking jokes and playing practical jokes on his co-stars. Of course, he has his serious moments, but he also finds time to laugh at himself.
He loves his fans
We can imagine how difficult it is to be in the spotlight, especially when you're on a popular television show. But it's all a piece of cake for Posey. Even though he still walks the red carpets, runs to various photo sessions, and displays his talent on set, he stays humble about it all. He expresses gratitude to his fans and refuses to let fame get the best of him.
5 Surprising Facts
His brother is famous
Jesse Posey, his brother, is also an actor and producer.
He is a voice actor
In the animated series “Fast & Furious Spy Racers,” he voiced the role of Tony Toretto.
He has a zombie tattoo
He has always been fascinated by the supernatural, and he is a huge zombie fan; he has one tattooed on his leg.
He loves skateboarding
Skateboarding has been one of his favorite ways to relax and have fun with his buddies since he was a kid.
A movie season devoted to his mum
"Teen Wolf's" fifth season was devoted to Posey’s mum who died of breast cancer in December 2014.
Tyler Posey FAQs
What does Tyler Posey weigh?
He weighs 132 pounds.
Does Tyler Posey have an Oscar?
No, he does not.
Is Tyler Posey a twin?
No, he is not a twin.
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