Tyler Lee Hoechlin, an amazing American actor, gained his first big fame by staring as Tom Hanks' son in the film Road to Perdition (2002), which he had to beat out more than 2,000 young actors for. On wide screen, he is known for playing the role of Martin Brewer on 7th Heaven and the role of Derek Hale on the MTV series Teen Wolf.
Hoechlin was nominated for a range of noble adwards including Best Performance by a Youth in a Leading or Supporting Role - Male, Best Youth Performance, Youth in Film, Best Young Actor/Actress (all in 2003), the 2004 Teen Choice Award for Breakout Male Star, Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) - Leading Young Actor; along with two winning Best Young Actor/Actress (2003) and Choice TV: Male Scene Stealer (2014).
Hoechlin began acting at the age of nine, however he was inspired to football by his two brothers, who are both football players. Besides his acting career, Hoechlin pursued his interest in that sport by playing for Arizona State University and the Battle Creek Bombers of the Northwoods , and the UC Irvine Anteaters in 2008.
Hoechlin has been dating actress Brittany Snow since November 2012