Devyn Tyler is an actress, scholar, writer and teacher born and raised in New Orleans. Some of Tyler’s television credits include “The Purge,” “Watchmen,” “Cloak & Dagger,” “Underground,” “The Gates” and NCIS: NEW ORLEANS,” on the Network. Her film credits include “12 Years a Slave,” “Out of Blue” and “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.”
Tyler earned a B.A. in French and Francophone Studies from Columbia University. She is a YoungArts Gold Winner in Theater, a Presidential Scholar in the Arts and speaks fluent French. Currently, she lives in New Orleans. Her birthday is May 7. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @devynariel.