Tyler Hoechlin :: Biography
Tyler Hoechlin is a renowned American actor for the big and small screen. He was born as Tyler Lee Hoechlin in the year 1987 and celebrates is birthday on December 20 every year. He rose to prominence as he was cast as Tom Hank’s son in the movie Road to Perdition in 2002. Among the television audiences, he is most known for his portrayal of Martin Brewer on the popular series 7th Heaven and as Derek Hale of the MTV series Teen Wolf.
He is a native of Corona, California, United States of America as he was born and raised there. He was born as a son to mother Lori who has German, Norwegian, English, Scottish, and Irish ancestry and father Don Hoechlin who is of one quarter Swiss-German and three quarters German descent. He has a sister Carrie and two brothers Travis and Tanner. Hoechlin was interested in baseball from a very young age and started playing it since the age of seven. He played infield for Arizona State University and the Battle Creek Bombers of the Northwoods League. In 2008, he played infield for the UC Irvine Anteaters. In the near future, he plans to play baseball as a professional player.
Like baseball, he had an early interest in acting as well. He started acting when he was just nine years old. He beat more than 2000 young actors and earned the role in Road to Perdition. On being cast as Michael Sullivan, Jr. in Road to Perdition, his starts signed even brighter. His performance in the movie eventually landed him a role of Martin Brewer in the show 7th Heaven by MTV in 2003. For his outstanding performance in the show, he was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Breakout Male Star in 2004. In 2007, he starred in the movie Grizzly Rage by David DeCoteau and in 2008 landed a role in the movie Solstice. Besides these, he has also appeared on Castle, Hall Pass, family tee, Train Quest, CSI: Miami, Lincoln Heights, My Boys and many others. Since 2011, he has been portraying the role of Derek Hale in the MTV series Teen Wolf which has made him a household name.
Tyler is among those celebrities who prefer to keep their personal lives under cover. He has not yet revealed any of her past relationships. Also it is hard to know if he has been dating anyone or has a girlfriend. From what we know, he hasn’t married till date and therefore there is no question of him ever having a wife or divorce. When it comes to her private life he likes to stay tight lipped about it. Some rumors some flying down about his relationships but he makes no comment about it and leaves it to be speculated by the media and people. There was an ongoing speculation about his sexuality and if the rumors are to be believed, he is gay! The rumor is unlikely to be true as he was linked with Jill Wagner, Ashlee Simpson, Candice Accola and Brittany Snow, who is said to be his current girlfriend. He ranked him #3 on BuddyTV its list of TV's Sexiest Men of 2011.
Hoechlin stands tall at the height of 5 feet and 7 inches that suits his dynamic personality perfectly. His hard work into the industry has made him a famous and fortunate. He now has an estimated net worth of $800 thousand. He was paid with $60 thousand per episode for 7th Heaven. The actor has a good number of ever increasing followers and admirers all over the world. He keeps them updated with frequent tweets in his Twitter account. His detailed bio is available in numerous websites including the Wiki and IMDb website.