Through a lot of hard work and dedication at a very young age, Tyrel Jackson Williams has been able to make a fortune, using his talents as an actor and singer.
He is mostly remembered for portraying the role of the protagonist, Leo Dooley in the Disney XD series, Lab Rats. He made his debut on TV in 2005 as a younger version of his brother in Everybody Hates Chris; he starred as Baby Chris and Toddler Chris in the TV series while his brother, Tyler James Williams portrayed the older version of the character.
So far, Tyrel has bagged roles in several movies and series including Failure to Launch, Modern Family, Good Luck Charlie, and Community. In addition to his prowess as an actor, the young star also possesses a voice that’s pleasing to the ears. In 2014, he featured in the song, Do You Want to Build a Snowman?
Tyrel Jackson Williams Brief Bio, Age
He was born in Westchester County, New York on March 16, 1997, to parents – o LeRoy and Angela Williams and grew up alongside his brothers Tylen and Tyler who are also actors. Considering that the actor is still young and coming up in a very competitive industry, the media is not buzzing with much information about his personal life including his educational background. However, we can confirm that he is of American nationality and his ethnicity black.
With two of his brothers already in the acting world, it was only natural for Tyrel to follow suit, launching his career with a role as the younger version of his brother in two episodes of popular television series Everybody Hates Chris. Notably, Chris was played by his older brother Tyler James Williams.
The young Williams didn’t become a one movie wonder but went on to grab roles in feature films The Naked Brothers Band: The Movie the same year as Everybody Hates Chris, and Failure to Launch which came along in 2006. He also played roles in national commercials for big companies including Target, McDonald’s, Chex Mix, Verizon and General Mills.
What can be described as his career breakthrough was his lead role in the Disney XD series Lab Rats in 2011. The series premiered in 2012 with Tyrel starring as Leo. He added a role in the 2014 Disney XD television film Pants on Fire to his repertoire and displayed his notable voice as a singing actor in the animated television series The Backyardigans.
Tyrel Jackson Williams also made the cast of the 2017 IFC comedy series Brockmire as Charles, an internet whiz.
Tyrel Jackson Williams Family: Sister, Brother
The little information available about the young actor’s parents is that their names are o Le’Roy, a police officer and Angela Williams respectively. While Tyrel doesn’t have a sister, he has two brothers Tylen and Tyler who have also accomplished actors in their own rights.
His older brother, Tyler James Williams, born on October 9, 1992, is also a hip hop recording artist, music video director, film director in addition to being an actor. Most people would remember him as the title character in Everybody Hates Chris. He has also appeared in The Walking Dead, and Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders in supporting roles.
Similarly, Tyrel’s younger brother, Tylen Jacob Williams, born on December 8, 2001, is also an actor. One of his renowned roles is as James Phillips in the Nickelodeon TV series Instant Mom. Just like his brother, Tylen started acting at a very tender age and is still doing well in the industry. Apparently, the Williams brothers have taken the movie world by storm with no signs of slowing down.
Height, How Tall is the Young Star?
The actor has a height of 1.78 m and he’s yet to turn 2 by March 16, 2018. Thus, there’s no doubt that he will add more inches or even feet to his current height.
Having been nominated for the Kids’ Choice Awards in 2016 and 2017 respectively, there’s no doubt that Tyrel is doing well in his chosen career. The young actor is already worth a whopping $5 million dollars and he hasn’t even started yet.
With his years still very much ahead of him, we hope to see those figures skyrocket in due time.