Tyler James Williams is an American actor and rapper. He gained wide recognition by playing in the sitcom Everybody Hates Chris, for which he won a young Actor adward and in the Disney Channel movie Let It Shine. Additionally, he served as a guest in Two for the Money, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Hi-Jinks and appeared in True Jackson, VP ( second season). Recently, Williams has starred in Dear White People and the television series The Walking Dead
As a rapper, Williams recorded for the film's songs including "Don't Run Away", "Me and You", "Guardian Angel", "Let It Shine", and "Moment of Truth", broadcast on Radio Disney and its Channel.
Williams began his acting career at age four. He later voiced for Bobby in the film Little Bill, temporarily substituing Devon Malik Beckford in 2000, and played on the children's show Sesame Street (2002-2005). His brothers, Tyrel Jackson Williams and Tylen Jacob Williams are both actors.
In 24th July, 2015, he and his girlfriend is reported to buy engagement ring in New York.