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Tyler Hoechlin Biography

Birth Name:
Tyler Lee Hoechlin
Birth Place:
Corona, California, United States

Fast Facts

  • Began acting at the age of 9; breakout role was the son of Tom Hanks' character in Road to Perdition
  • Played college baseball at Arizona State University and UC Irvine
  • Turned down a role in the film Twilight to focus on his college baseball career
  • Renewed his focus on acting following a baseball injury


  • 2003Critics' Choice Awards-Best Young Actor/Actress: nominated


  • Tanner Hoechlin -- Brother
  • Tenner Hoechlin -- Brother
  • Travis Hoechlin -- Brother
  • Dan Hoechlin -- Father
  • Don Hoechlin -- Father
  • Lori Hoechlin -- Mother
  • Carrie Hoechlin -- Sister