Michael Trevino

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Michael Trevino
Michael Trevino on June 15, 2013.jpg
Trevino in June 2013
Born Michael Anthony Trevino
(1985-01-25) January 25, 1985 (age 29)
Montebello, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 2005–present

Michael Anthony Trevino (born January 25, 1985) is an American actor. He is known for his role as Tyler Lockwood in The CW series The Vampire Diaries.

Early life[edit]

Trevino was raised in Montebello, California and later moved to Valencia, California. His mother was originally from Zacatecas, Mexico and his father was born in Fresno, California to Mexican immigrants. [1]

Career[edit]

Trevino in July 2010

Trevino played the role of Jackson Meade, similar to Meade Milk, in the Disney Channel Original Movie Cow Belles. He has also appeared as a guest star on Cold Case, Without a Trace, Bones, and Commander in Chief. He was seen in Not Another Teen Movie as an extra. Trevino also had a small role on the TV series Charmed in the eighth season episode, "Malice in Wonderland", as Alastair. He also had a recurring role on The Riches on FX, playing high school student, Brent, in a four episode story arc in season 1, and appeared in the third episode of season 2.

He played the role of Jaime Vega on the short-lived 2007 television series Cane. Trevino was cast as the character Ozzie, a student at West Beverly Hills High School, for a three-episode arc on the CW's 90210. He played the part of Naomi's guy crush for the week.[2]

As of 2009, Trevino stars as Tyler Lockwood in the series The Vampire Diaries on The CW.[3] Trevino was confirmed to appear as the same character in a recurring role on the Vampire Diaries spin-off series The Originals in 2013, the first major character to transition from one show to another.

Personal life[edit]

Trevino dated actress Jenna Ushkowitz for 3 years, but they broke up in 2014.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2006 Cow Belles Jackson Meade Television film
2009 Love Finds a Home Joshua Coil Television film
2011 Factory, TheThe Factory Tad
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2005 Summerland Tim Bowser Episode: "I Am the Walrus"
2005 Charmed Alistair Episode: "Malice in Wonderland"
2005 Commander in Chief Kevin Episode: "Rubie Dubidoux and the Brown Bound Express"
2006 Without a Trace Carter Rollins Episode: "White Balance"
2006 Cold Case Zach Episode: "Rampage"
2006 CSI: Miami Matthew Batra Episode: "Come as You Are"
2006 Bones Graham Hastings Episode: "The Headless Witch in the Woods"
2007–2008 Riches, TheThe Riches Brent 5 episodes
2007 Cane Jaime Vega Main cast; 9 episodes
2008 Austin Golden Hour Jake Unsold CW pilot
2008 90210 Ozzie Cardoza 3 episodes
2009 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Dave Henkel Episode: "Turn, Turn, Turn"
2009 Mentalist, TheThe Mentalist Brandon Fulton Episode: "A Dozen Red Roses"
2009 CSI: NY Gavin Skidmore Episode: "Prey"
2009–present Vampire Diaries, TheThe Vampire Diaries Tyler Lockwood

Julian

Main cast
2013 Originals, TheThe Originals Tyler Lockwood 2 episodes

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result
2011 Teen Choice Award Choice TV: Male Scene Stealer The Vampire Diaries Won
2011 ALMA Award Favorite TV Actor – Supporting Role The Vampire Diaries Nominated
2012 Teen Choice Award Choice TV Male Scene Stealer The Vampire Diaries Won
2012 ALMA Award Favorite TV Actor – Supporting Role in a Drama The Vampire Diaries Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hernandez, Lee (December 23, 2008). "Exclusive: Michael Trevino "Moving On" from "90210"". Latina. Retrieved May 18, 2010. 
  2. ^ Mitovich, Matt (September 23, 2008). "90210 Exclusive: Riches Kid Moves to Beverly Hills". TV Guide. Retrieved May 18, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Michael Trevino". The CW. Retrieved October 3, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Jenna Ushkowitz, Michael Trevino Split After Three Years Of Dating". Yahoo!. Retrieved 30 May 2014. 

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