Tyler Posey is an American actor, singer, and musician. He is most known for starring as Scott McCall in the MTV supernatural teen drama series, Teen Wolf.
Posey is also an accomplished musician and has played the guitar and provided lead vocals for numerous bands, particularly of the punk-rock variety.
We look at the career of Tyler Posey and his net worth.
What is the Net Worth of Tyler Posey? Earnings & Salary
As of June 2020, Tyler Posey has a net worth of $7 million. His wealth worth comes from his career as an actor and a musician.
Posey made his on-screen debut in 2000 in an uncredited role in the drama movie, Men of Honor, starring Robert De Niro and Cuba Gooding Jr.
He went on to appear as Maruo in the 2002 action-thriller starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Collateral Damage. Later that year, he played Jennifer Lopez‘s on-screen son in the romantic comedy Maid in Manhattan.
He was part of the main cast of the medical drama, Doc, as Raul Garcia, throughout the show’s 2001-2004 run.
After a string of appearances in TV shows like Smallville, Brothers & Sisters, and Lincoln Heights, Posey made a breakthrough in the MTV supernatural teen drama, Teen Wolf.
He starred as the lead character, the teenage werewolf Scott McCall and was joined by Dylan O’Brien, Holland Roden, Tyler Hoechlin, and Shelley Hennig, among others. Posey has also occasionally directed episodes of the show and in 2015, became a co-producer for its fifth season.
The series ran for six seasons from June 5, 2011, to September 24, 2017, and received numerous awards, including three Saturn Awards and thirteen Teen Choice Awards, throughout its run.
After the show ended, Posey appeared as Adam Eduardo Alvaro in the third season of The CW romantic comedy-drama series, Jane the Virgin; he became a recurring character since the fourth season.
He also had a guest stint in the third season of the MTV/VH1 anthology horror series, Scream; and a recurring role in the Starz comedy series, Now Apocalypse.
As a voice actor, Posey has lent his voice to animated TV shows like Elena of Avalor, Marvel Rising: Initiation, and Sherwood. He also provided the voice for the main character, Tony Toretto, in the animated Netflix series, Fast & Furious Spy Racers.
When he is not acting, Tyler Posey can be found jamming with his punk-rock band, Five North.
Previously, Posey was the guitarist and lead vocalist for the band, Disappearing Jamie (formerly known as Lost in Kostko).
He was also the guitarist and one of the vocalists for the pop-punk band, PVMNTS. He left the band to April 2019 to found Five North.
How Old is Tyler Posey? What is His Height?
Tyler Posey was born Tyler Garcia Posey on October 18, 1991, in Santa Monica, California. He is 28 years old and stands at 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 meters).
His father is actor/writer John Posey, who has appeared alongside Tyler in Teen Wolf and played Judge Will Millstone in How to Get Away with Murder. His mother, Cyndi Terese Garcia, was of Mexican descent and passed away in December 2014 due to breast cancer.
Who Is Tyler Posey Dating?
Tyler Posey revealed to US Magazine in December 2019 that he was single after breaking up with his girlfriend of two years, Sophia Ali.
“I don’t have a girlfriend. I’m focused on work and just myself. I kind of mess relationships up sometimes. I don’t know if I’m meant for them.”
His break-up with Ali is his third public break-up. He was in a relationship with his childhood sweetheart, Seana Gorlick. They even got engaged in 2013, but called off their engagement later that year, effectively ending their ten-year relationship.
After their breakup, Posey briefly dated his girlfriend Bella Thorne in 2016.