Tyler Young is an American actor. He had his career beginnings in the 2010s. His first role was as J.P. in the television series The Avatars. He starred there from 2013 to 2014. He next made one-time roles in the TV shows Chicago Fire and Empire. At the same time, he appeared in the short films The Ballad of Ronnie and Clive and The Last Hour. In 2016, he starred as Philip Shea in the short-lived USA Network series Eyewitness. Following this, he appeared in an episode of Code Black. Young also played the role of Matt in the miniseries When We Rise. In 2019, he made his film debut in Polaroid.