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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
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
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
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
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 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
Smallville
Javier Ramirez Episode: "Subterranean"

2006–2007 Brothers 4 episodes

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

2009 Lincoln Heights Andrew Ortega Recurring role; 7 episodes

2011–2017 Teen Wolf
Teen Wolf
Scott McCall

* Main role; 100 episodes * Also producer and director

2013 Workaholics Billy Belk Episode: "Fourth and Inches"

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

2014-2015 Wolf Watch Himself Correspondent and guest; 14 episodes

2016–2017 Elena of Avalor
Elena of Avalor
Prince Alonso Voice role; recurring role; 9 episodes

2017 Jane the Virgin
Jane the Virgin
Adam Guest role (season 3); recurring role (season 4)

MUSIC VIDEOS

YEAR ARTIST TITLE

2015 Travis Mills
Travis Mills
"Young ">

* ^ "Tyler Garcia Posey date of birth". California Birth Index
California Birth Index
. Retrieved January 17, 2017. * ^ 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
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
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
MTV
. November 8, 2012. * ^ "Boys in Pixels". June 6, 2012. Archived from the original on June 10, 2012. Retrieved August 23, 2014. * ^ 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. * ^ "People’s Choice Awards 2017: Full List Of Winners". People's Choice. Retrieved January 19, 2017.

EXTERNAL

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