Tyler Lee Hoechlin (born September 11, 1987) is an American actor. He's best known for his role as Derek Hale on MTV's Teen Wolf, as well as for his parts in Road to Perdition, 7th Heaven, and Everybody Wants Some. He's also been cast as Superman in The CW's Supergirl, appearing in the first two episodes of the second season.
- Road to Perdition (2002) as Michael Sullivan Jr.
- 7th Heaven (2003 — 2007) as Martin Brewer
- Hall Pass (2011) as Gerry
- Teen Wolf (2011 — 2014) as Derek Hale
- Everybody Wants Some!! (2016) as Glen McReynolds
- Arrowverse (2016 — present) as Clark Kent / Superman:
- Fifty Shades Freed (2018) as Boyce Fox
- Final Fantasy VII Remake (2020) as Sephiroth (voice)
Tyler Hoechlin provides examples of the following tropes:
- The Cast Show Off: Before acting full-time, Tyler also played baseball for many years; he's acted as three baseball players to date. (In Hall Pass, Everybody Wants Some, and Undrafted.)
- Former Child Star: Most notably in Road to Perdition, which was one of his first major acting gigs.
- Mr. Fanservice: Many of his roles make a point of exploiting his chiseled good looks.
- Perma-Stubble: Rarely seen without some facial hair.