Oct. 9th, 1992
Westchester County, New York, USA
Tyler James Williams' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2014 - Dear White People
2013 - Peeples
2006 - The Ant Bully
2006 - Unaccompanied Minors
2005 - Two for the Money
Guest TV Roles[none found]
Tyler James Williams (born October 9, 1992) is an American actor and rapper. He is most recognizable for having played the title character of the Chris Rock-inspired sitcom Everybody Hates Chris, and songwriter Cyrus DeBarge in the Disney Channel movie Let It Shine. He had a supporting role as Noah on AMC's The Walking Dead.
Born in Westchester County, New York, and was raised in Yonkers, New York. His mother, Angela Williams, is a singer/songwriter, and his father, Le’Roy Williams, is a police sergeant. Williams has two younger brothers; Tyrel Jackson Williams (b. 1997) and Tylen Jacob Williams. His younger brother, Tyrel is also an actor, and stars on the Disney XD series, Lab Rats; Williams appeared on the show as his brother's character's future self. While his other brother Tylen is now a co-star on the new Nick show Instant Mom.
- Older brother of 'Tylen Williams' (qv).
- Has two brothers
- His father is a sergeant in the NYPD with nearly 20 years on the force.
- Is the older brother of 'Tyrel Jackson Williams' (qv).