Michael Trevino

At the age of 32, this Mexican-American is a renowned actor who gained a lot of adulation from the fans for his character of Tyler Lockwood in The Vampire Diaries.  

Personal Life

Michael was born on 25th of January, 1985 in Montebello, California to Mexican parents. They raised Michael in Valencia, California where he spent his school life. He pursued theater studies at Playhouse West to study acting. He is an ardent snowboarder, surfer and also a deep sea fisherman. Michael is bilingual as he is also fluent in Spanish. He has kept a lot of information about his family confidential and hence, there is no knowledge to us about his siblings.

Although Michael is unmarried as of now, he has been involved in a relationship with girlfriend Jenna Ushkowitz for three years, who is also an actor. After parting ways with Jenna, Michael dated Alexandra Chando in the year 2015. We are ambiguous whether Michael is still dating Alexandra or not, but he is definitely not married.

Michael Trevino can be searched on instagram with the username @michael_trevino. He has 1.3 million followers and is quite active on other social media websites as well. His net worth is $2 million.


Michael Trevino has appeared in a number of movies and TV shows. To begin with, he starred in an episode of “Summerland” at the age of twenty which was his first acting role. Then he appeared as a guest star in a few TV shows such as Without a Trace, Commander in Chief, Bones and Cold Case. In 2001, he got a supporting role in the movie called “Not Another Teen Movie”. He also played the role of Jamie Vega in the fleeting TV series called “Cane”. He also landed a minor role of Alastair TV the TV series called “Charmed”. He played the role of a high school student Brent In “The Riches” which aired on FX.

In the year 2008, Michael starred on a three-episode Cw’s 90210 in which he played Ozzie, who was a student at West Beverly Hills School. Then in the year 2009, Michael stars as Tyler Lockwood in the famous series called “The Vampire Diaries” which airs on the CW. He left the show in April, 2015.

Michael Trevino has been nominated and also won several accolades throughout his career. In 2011, he was nominated for the ALMA Awards for best supporting role in a drama for the hit TV series “The Vampire Diaries”. In the same year, he won the coveted Teen Choice Awards for Choice TV Scene stealer in male category for the very same TV series.

History repeated itself when in the following year (2012), he was again nominated for favorite TV actor to win the ALMA Awards and he again won the Teen Choice Awards for Choice TV Scene stealer in male category. Then two years later in 2014, he got nominated for one last time by the Teen Choice Awards for the very same category and also for the same TV series. Hence, there is no denying that a lot of Michael’s success has come from The Vampire Diaries.