Oct. 9th, 1992
Westchester County, New York, USA
Tyler James Williams' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2014 - Dear White People
2013 - Peeples
2006 - Unaccompanied Minors
2006 - The Ant Bully
2005 - Two for the Money
Guest TV Roles
Jason Rusch (Voiced)
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.
- His father is a sergeant in the NYPD with nearly 20 years on the force.
- Has two brothers
- Older brother of 'Tylen Williams' (qv).
- Is the older brother of 'Tyrel Jackson Williams' (qv).