Tyler James Williams

While "Everybody Hates Chris," everyone seemed to love the series' precocious star, Tyler James Williams. The child actor, who portrayed the young Chris Rock in the semi-fictionalized UPN sitcom, learned early on how to ... Read more »
Born: 10/08/1992 in Westchester County, New York, USA

Filmography

Actor (26)

Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Actor

Ballers 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

Criminal Minds 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

Talking Dead 2014 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Himself

The Walking Dead 2014 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

Dear White People 2014 (Movie)

Lionel Higgins (Actor)

Key & Peele 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Peeples 2013 (Movie)

Simon Peeples (Actor)

The 44th NAACP Image Awards 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Presenter

Go On 2011 - 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Lab Rats 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

House 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Everybody Hates Chris 2005 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

The 10th Annual Family Entertainment Awards 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Host

The 40th Annual NAACP Image Awards 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

The Cleaner 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

True Jackson, VP 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

The 9th Annual Family Television Awards 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

Nickelodeon's 20th Annual Kids' Choice Awards 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

The 38th Annual NAACP Image Awards 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

Everyone's Hero 2006 (Movie)

Additional Voices (Actor)

The 37th Annual NAACP Image Awards 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

Unaccompanied Minors 2006 (Movie)

Charlie (Actor)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Practice 1999 (Tv Show)

Actor

Let It Shine (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

While "Everybody Hates Chris," everyone seemed to love the series' precocious star, Tyler James Williams. The child actor, who portrayed the young Chris Rock in the semi-fictionalized UPN sitcom, learned early on how to carry a sitcom on his diminutive shoulders, having acted professionally in largely comedic roles since shortly after he learned to walk and talk.

Milestones

2012

Cast as a young rapper in the Disney Channel musical "Let It Shine"

2006

Co-starred in the family comedy "Unaccompanied Minors"

2005

Feature film debut, a bit part in "Two for the Money," starring Matthew McConaughey and Al Pacino

2005

Landed breakthrough starring role on "Everybody Hates Chris" (UPN, The CW), a sitcom based on the childhood experiences of comedian Chris Rock

2000

Made TV debut on popular children's program "Sesame Street" (PBS)

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