About / Tyler
Tyler has been working in the film and television industry on award-winning independent films, network television, and groundbreaking web content since 2005. He received his film degree from the North Carolina School for the Arts conservatory and spent his summers working for alumni on independent films such as Sundance selections Low and Behold and The Great World of Sound.
After graduating, Tyler relocated to Los Angeles and began work on the independent feature That Evening Sun, which starred Hal Holbrook and premiered at SXSW. From there Tyler transitioned to television, serving as Assistant Editor on 90210 and Eastbound & Down before landing on The Vampire Diaries. After two years assisting on TVD, he was promoted to Editor in 2012. He co-edited the pilot for the TVD spin-off series The Originals, and continued to edit on the show for the first two seasons. Most recently Tyler completed work on the second season of the hit Netflix show GLOW, and is currently editing his first feature film Sword of Trust, directed by Lynn Shelton.
In his spare time, he also edited and co-directed the comedy short Immobile Home (Best Screenplay Award at the LA Indie Film Fest) and the web series Happy and You Know It (LA Film Festival, Hollyshorts Film Festival).
Tyler is currently represented by Dana Salston at Intrinsic.
For more information on Tyler and his editing style, check out this interview in Frame of Reference here.