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TYLER GARCIA POSEY (October 18, 1991) is an American actor, Musician, best known for his role as Scott McCall on the MTV television series Teen Wolf (2011–2017 ).

CONTENTS

* 1 Early life

* 2 Career

* 2.1 Other work

* 3 Filmography

* 3.1 Film * 3.2 Television * 3.3 Music videos * 3.4 As a Director

* 4 Awards and nominations * 5 References * 6 External links

EARLY LIFE

Posey was born in Santa Monica, California
Santa Monica, California
, son of actor/writer John Posey and the late Cyndi Terese Garcia. He grew up in Santa Clarita, California . His on-screen mother, actress Melissa Ponzio , said: "I had the pleasure to meet his mom and dad, and he is the perfect mix of the two." Posey has two brothers.

His mother, of Mexican descent, died of breast cancer in December 2014. Season 5 of Teen Wolf was dedicated to her memory.

CAREER

Posey has worked steadily in film and television. In February 2002, he appeared in the film Collateral Damage ; in December of that year, he played Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez
's son in the romantic comedy Maid in Manhattan . He auditioned for the role of Jacob Black in the Twilight film series in 2007 but lost the role to friend Taylor Lautner . The two regularly went for the same roles as child actors.

That same year, Posey voiced a character in the pilot of the Disney original cartoon SheZow , which aired on May 4 as a part of the Shorty McShorts\' Shorts miniseries. In 2012, he co-starred with Twilight actor Booboo Stewart in the film White Frog . In 2011, Posey was cast in his breakout role as the lead in the MTV
MTV
television series Teen Wolf , which is based on the 1985 film . Posey plays high school student Scott McCall, who is bitten by a werewolf and must keep this fact secret while protecting his loved ones from a host of supernatural threats and beings. In 2015, he also became a co-producer for the fifth season of Teen Wolf.

OTHER WORK

Posey also fronts and plays guitar in the band Disappearing Jamie, formerly known as Lost in Kostko. Their first performance was at The Roxy in Los Angeles
Los Angeles
in 2012.

FILMOGRAPHY

FILM

YEAR TITLE ROLE NOTES

2000 Men of Honor Boy Uncredited

2002 Collateral Damage Mauro

2002 Maid in Manhattan
Maid in Manhattan
Ty Ventura

2005 Inside Out Obert

2007 Veritas, Prince of Truth
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
Yoga Hosers
Gordon Greenleaf

2018 Truth or Dare Lucas Post-production

TBA Decoy Sam Pre-production

TELEVISION

YEAR TITLE ROLE NOTES

2002 Without a Trace
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