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Tyler Garcia Posey (born October 18, 1991)[1] is an American actor and musician, best known for his role as Scott McCall on the MTV television series Teen Wolf
Teen Wolf


1 Early life 2 Career

2.1 Other work

3 Personal life 4 Filmography

4.1 Film 4.2 Television 4.3 Music videos 4.4 As a Director

5 Awards and nominations 6 References 7 External links

Early life[edit] Tyler Posey
Tyler Posey
was born in Santa Monica, California, son of actor/writer John Posey and the late Cyndi Terese Garcia.[3] He grew up in Santa Clarita, California.[4] His on-screen mother in Teen Wolf, actress Melissa Ponzio, said: "I had the pleasure to meet his mom and dad, and he is the perfect mix of the two." Posey also has two brothers, Derek and Jesse.[3] His mother, of Mexican descent, died of breast cancer in December 2014.[5] Season 5 of Teen Wolf
Teen Wolf
was dedicated to her memory.[4][6][7] Career[edit] 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's son in the romantic comedy Maid in Manhattan.[8] He auditioned for the role of Jacob Black
Jacob Black
in the Twilight film series in 2007 but lost the role to his friend Taylor Lautner. The two regularly went for the same roles as child actors.[8] 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.[9] In 2012, he co-starred with Twilight actor Booboo Stewart
Booboo Stewart
in the film White Frog. In 2011, Posey was cast in his breakout role as the lead in the 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.[10] On May 24, 2017, Posey was cast as Lucas in the Blumhouse
supernatural thriller film Truth or Dare.[11] The film will be released in theaters on April 13, 2018.[12] On September 25, 2017, it was announced that Posey will join as a series regular in the third season of the MTV
slasher television series Scream. He will star in the role of Shane.[13] Other work[edit] 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.[14] Personal life[edit] Posey became engaged to childhood sweetheart Seana Gorlick in 2013.[15] The couple broke off the engagement that same year, after a ten-year relationship.[16][17] Filmography[edit] Film[edit]

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

2018 Blumhouse’s Truth or Dare Lucas

2018 Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors[18] Dante Pertuz / Inferno Voice role


Year Title Role Notes

2002 Without a Trace Robert Episode: "Silent Partner"

2001–2004 Doc Raul Garcia Main role

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 Recurring role, 4 episodes

2007 Shorty McShorts' Shorts Jose Episode: "She Zow"

2009 Lincoln Heights Andrew Ortega Recurring role, 7 episodes

2011–2017 Teen Wolf Scott McCall Main role; also producer and director

2013 Workaholics Billy Belk Episode: "Fourth and Inches"

2014 The Exes Eric Episode: "The Hand That Rocks the Cradle"

2014–2015 Wolf Watch Himself Correspondent and guest, 14 episodes

2016–present Elena of Avalor Prince Alonso Recurring voice role, 9 episodes

2017 Jane the Virgin Adam Eduardo Alvaro Guest role (season 3);[19] recurring role (season 4)[20]

2017 Hell's Kitchen Himself Episode: "It's All Gravy"

2018 Scream Shane Main role (season 3)[21]

Music videos[edit]

Year Artist Title

2015 Travis Mills "Young & Stupid"

2015 State Champs "Secrets"

2016 Halsey "Colors"

2011 Best Coast "Our Deal"

As a Director[edit]

Year Title Notes

2017 Teen Wolf Episode: "After Images" (Season 6 episode 13)

Awards and nominations[edit]

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Year Award Category Work Result Ref.

2002 Young Artist Awards Best Performance in a TV Comedy Series – Supporting Young Actor Doc Won

2004 Young Artist Awards Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) – Supporting Young Actor Doc Nominated

2005 Movieguide Awards Most Inspiring Television Acting Doc Won

2011 Teen Choice Awards Choice Summer TV Star: Male Teen Wolf Nominated

Choice TV: Breakout Star Teen Wolf Nominated

2012 Teen Choice Awards Choice Summer TV Star: Male Teen Wolf Won

ALMA Award Favorite TV Actor – Leading Role Teen Wolf Won

Imagen Awards Best Actor/Television Teen Wolf Won

2013 Young Hollywood Awards Best Ensemble (shared with Holland Roden, Crystal Reed, Dylan O'Brien and Tyler Hoechlin) Teen Wolf Won [22]

Teen Choice Awards Choice Summer TV Star: Male Teen Wolf Nominated

2014 Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Actor: Fantasy/Sci-Fi Teen Wolf Nominated

Choice Summer TV Star: Male Teen Wolf Nominated

2015 Saturn Awards Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Television Series Teen Wolf Nominated

Teen Choice Awards Choice Summer TV Star: Male Teen Wolf Nominated

2017 People's Choice Awards Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actor Teen Wolf Nominated [23]

Teen Choice Awards Choice Summer TV Actor: Male Teen Wolf Won


^ "17 Facts About Teen Wolf's Tyler Posey
Tyler Posey
You Need In Your Life MTV UK". MTV.com. Retrieved January 4, 2018.  ^ Swift, Andy; Swift, Andy (2016-07-21). " Teen Wolf
Teen Wolf
Ending After Season 6". TVLine. Retrieved 2017-08-29.  ^ a b " Tyler Posey
Tyler Posey
Biography". TV Guide. Retrieved August 9, 2014.  ^ a b " Teen Wolf
Teen Wolf
star Tyler Posey
Tyler Posey
on his character's ethnicity: 'I'm pretty sure that he's Latino'". The Huffington Post. July 22, 2012. Retrieved August 23, 2014.  ^ Obituary for Cyndi Posey, Legacy.com; accessed January 15, 2017. ^ International Business Times ^ "Tyler Posey". Tylergposey.com. Retrieved July 7, 2011.  ^ a b "Sneak a peek at This Is How I Made It". MTV. November 8, 2012.  ^ Ungureanu, Ionut (June 20, 2014). " Teen Wolf
Teen Wolf
Tyler Posey
Tyler Posey
Rides His Harley Davidson". Autoevolution. Retrieved September 25, 2017.  ^ "Boys in Pixels". June 6, 2012. Archived from the original on June 10, 2012. Retrieved August 23, 2014.  ^ N'Duka, Amanda (May 24, 2017). "'Teen Wolf' Star Tyler Posey, Violett Beane & More Are Game For 'Truth Or Dare' From Blumhouse". Deadline. Retrieved January 3, 2018.  ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (January 11, 2017). "'Blumhouse's Truth Or Dare' Moves Up Two Weeks To Friday The 13th – Update". Deadline. Retrieved January 13, 2018.  ^ Goldberg, Lesley (September 25, 2017). "'Teen Wolf' Star Tyler Posey Joins MTV's 'Scream' (Exclusive)". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved September 25, 2017.  ^ Prieve, Michael (June 4, 2012). " Tyler Posey
Tyler Posey
jamming with his band "Lost in Kostko" at the Roxy [photos]". Socialite Life. Retrieved September 25, 2017.  ^ Fusaro, Kim. "*Teen Wolf*'s Tyler Posey
Tyler Posey
Engaged to Longtime Girlfriend Seana Gorlick". Glamour. Retrieved January 3, 2018.  ^ "Teen Wolf's Tyler Posey
Tyler Posey
on Why He's Not Ready to Date Again After Ending His Engagement". PEOPLE.com. Retrieved January 3, 2018.  ^ "Tyler Posey, Fiancee Seana Gorlick Split: Couple Ends Engagement". Us Weekly. 2014-10-23. Retrieved January 3, 2018.  ^ Cheng, Susan; Flaherty, Keely (7 December 2017). "Marvel's Launching A New Franchise Of Wonderful, Diverse Superheroes". BuzzFeed News. Retrieved 7 December 2017.  ^ Guerrero, Custodio. "'Jane the Virgin': Tyler Posey
Tyler Posey
de 'Teen Wolf' se une a la tercera temporada". sensacine.com (in Spanish). Retrieved April 12, 2017.  ^ Petski, Denise (April 5, 2017). "'Jane The Virgin': Tyler Posey
Tyler Posey
Set To Recur In Season 4". Deadline. Retrieved September 25, 2017.  ^ Goldberg, Lesley (September 25, 2017). "'Teen Wolf' Star Tyler Posey Joins MTV's 'Scream' (Exclusive)". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved September 25, 2017.  ^ Tepper, Allegra (August 2, 2013). "Kit Harington: 'Horribly Humble and Insanely British' at Young Hollywood Awards". Variety. Retrieved April 2, 2018.  ^ " People's Choice Awards
People's Choice Awards
2017: Full List Of Winners". People's Choice. Retrieved January 19, 2017. 

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