|Date of birth||11 May 1986|
|Origin||Scribner, NE, USA|
While attending Columbia College Hollywood (where he was the student body president), Tyler was a gaffer for a senior thesis film. While working on that job, he met Ryan Vickers, the assistant to the Senior Vice President at Focus Features. Through him, Tyler got his first internship at Focus Features Development. That internship led to his next internship at Universal Physical Production.
Meanwhile, Tyler was also working on short films, in the capacities of gripping, assistant directing, directing, or producing. Eventually he was asked to be an assistant producer for a promotional show for The Hills on MTV.