Tyler Posey (born October 18, 1991) is an American actor, musician and producer.


Tyler Garcia Posey was born on October 18, 1991 in Santa Monica, California. He is the son of American actor and writer, John Posey and the late Cyndi Terese Garcia. He grew up in Santa Marcia, California with his two brothers. His mother passed away from breast cancer in December 2014. Season five of Teen Wolf, which Posey stars in was dedicated to her memory.

Posey fronted and played guitar in the band Disappearing Jamie, formerly known as Lost in Kostko. Their first live performance was in LA in 2012.

The American actor has appeared in television and films since 2000. In 2002 he played Mauro in Collateral Damage. Later that year he played as Jennifer Lopez's son, Ty Ventura in Maid in Manhattan. Posey has auditioned for several roles against Taylor Lautner. He auditioned for Jacob Black in the Twilight series in 2007, but lost to Lautner. Posey was finally casted in his breakout role of Scott McCall in the MTV teen drama, Teen Wolf in 2011. He became a co-producer for the show's fifth season in 2015.

Personal LifeEdit

In 2003 Posey began dating American make-up artist, Seana Gorlick. The pair were together for eleven years and got engaged in July 2013. They broke up in October 2014 after being engaged for one year.

Posey also dated Florida actress Bella Thorne from September to December of 2016. Thorne was accused of cheating on Posey with New Jersey artist, Charlie Puth. Puth called her out on his Twitter, tweeting that Thorne was on holiday with him while she was still with Posey. Puth later apologized and deleted his tweets.



Year Title Role Notes
2000 Men of Honor Boy Uncredited
2002 Collateral Damage Mauro
2002 Maid in Manhattan Ty Ventura
2005 Inside Out Obert
2007 Veritas, Prince of Truth Mouse Gonzalez
2010 Legendary Billy Barrow
2011 Our Deal Lucky Short film
2012 White Frog Doug
2013 Scary Movie 5 David
2013 The Giving Tree Movie Trailer with Tyler Posey Himself Short film
2014 Snackpocalypse Thor Short film
2016 Yoga Hosers Gordon Greenleaf


Year Title Role Notes
2002 Without a Trace Robert Episode: "Silent Partner"
2001 - 2004 Doc Raul Garcia Main role: 86 episodes
2005 Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye Danny Abas Episode: "Boy Meets World"
2005 Into the West Young Abe Wheeler Episode: "Dreams and Schemes"
2006 Smallville Javier Ramirez Episode: "Subterranean"
2006 - 2007 Brothers & Sisters Gabriel Whedon/Gabriel Traylor 4 episodes
2007 Shorty McShorts' Shorts Jose Episode: "She Zow"
2009 Lincoln Heights Andrew Ortega Recurring role: 7 episodes
2011 - present Teen Wolf Scott McCall Main role: 90 episodes
Also producer and director
2013 Workaholics Billy Belk Episode: "Fourth and Inches"
2014 The Exes Eric Episode: "The Hand That Rocks the Cradle"
2016 - 2017 Elena of Avalor Prince Alonso Voice role: 9 episodes
2017 Jane the Virgin Adam Recurring role

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