Tyler Posey is an American actor and musician, best known for his leading role as Scott McCall in the television series “Teen Wolf.”
Posey’s portfolio is an assortment of diverse roles, not only on television but also in films and music. He initially gained recognition in the film “Maid in Manhattan,” acting alongside Jennifer Lopez. However, his breakout role came in the form of Scott McCall on MTV’s “Teen Wolf,” where he received widespread acclaim for his performance. Not limited to acting, Posey is also the lead vocalist and guitarist for the band PVMNTS. In this capacity, he has released an EP and several singles, drawing from a broad spectrum of musical influences, including punk rock.
Over the years, Tyler Posey has collaborated with a multitude of artists and professionals. He shared screen time with Dylan O’Brien and Crystal Reed in “Teen Wolf,” and acted alongside Jennifer Lopez and Ralph Fiennes in “Maid in Manhattan.” Other collaborations include working with Lucy Hale in “Truth or Dare,” Mena Suvari in “The Last Summer,” and John Cho in “White Frog.” In music, Posey has engaged with Nick Guzman, Fred Mascherino, and Jess Bowen to bring PVMNTS to life. He’s also worked with Victoria Justice in the film “Collar,” and appeared in guest roles with stars like Amanda Seyfried and Milo Ventimiglia on the TV show “Fastlane.”
Posey won the ALMA Award for Favorite TV Actor in 2012 and was nominated for several Teen Choice Awards for his role in “Teen Wolf.” Further emphasizing his versatility, he received a Young Hollywood Award for Best Ensemble Cast in 2013 for the same series. Not just a one-trick pony, Posey was honored with the Imagen Award for Best Actor in Television for his role in “Elena of Avalor.”