American actor Michael Trevino has starred in several television shows throughout his career. However, he is best known for his role as werewolf/vampire hybrid, Tyler Lockwood, on CW The Vampire Diaries. He reprized his role in the equally successful spin-off The Originals. Trevino left The Vampire Diaries in 2015. The same year as one of the show’s lead actresses Nina Dobrev who played the dual roles of Elena Gilbert and Katherine. In recent years, the piece is seen playing the role of Kyle Valenti in the television series, Roswell, New Mexico. Here’s a look at Michael Trevino’s life beyond what he portrays in his many acts.
Michael Trevino Biography (Age, Ethnicity)
Trevino was born Michael Anthony Trevino on January 25, 1985, in Montebello, California, to both Mexican parents. Trevino has the look that makes it a little hard to tell his roots. The actor clarified his ethnicity in an interview by saying, “I’m a full-blooded Mexican.” In the same interview, the actor revealed that his mother is from Zacatecas, Mexico, while his father was born to Mexican immigrants who settled in Fresno, California.
Michael Trevino was partially raised in Valencia, California. As a child, the actor grew up bilingual but lost his native language – Spanish, after his mother hired an English-speaking babysitter. Although Trevino still understands Spanish. He is able to put only a few words together and is not particularly fluent in the language.
After discovering that he had a passion for acting, Michael Trevino began studying theater at Playhouse West. Like most up-and-coming actors, Trevino began by booking commercials, one of his first being an old Navy commercial. She officially began her career in 2005. And that same year she landed her first starring role in the Disney Channel original film, Cow Belles.
Trevino would later book roles on numerous TV shows, including Bones, The Riches, Cane, and 90210, before landing in what became his breakout role in The Vampire Diaries. Michael Trevino has been more active on the small screen. And has only a couple of movie credits, including the 2018 Chinese film, Out of Control.
His Romantic Relationships – Girlfriend, Wife
At the time of this writing, it is unclear what Trevino’s relationship status is that in recent years he has become silent about his love life. However, it is highly unlikely that he is married. In the past, the piece has had a couple of relationships that have come to light in the media. The best known was his three-year relationship with actress Joy, Jenna Ushkowitz.
During their time as the subject, the couple remained largely silent about their love. However, their social media posts dedicated to each other made it clear that they were in love. In the early stages of their relationship, the couple had a photo session with celebrity photographer, Tyler Shield, who later took to his website to document the chemistry the two shared.
In January 2014, the couple seemed to be going strong, judging by Jenna’s cute birthday message for Michael Trevino, however, in May of that year, the couple separated. During a red carpet event in May 2014, a curious fan asked Jenna if she was still dating Trevino, to which she replied that she was single. The couple did not disclose the cause of their split. But some fans have begun to speculate that it was due to Trevino’s proximity to his costar Nina Dobrev.
Nina had gone to her Instagram page to post a photo of her and Trevino enjoying the game of bowling that many jumped into as proof that the two were together. Other fans, most notably Delana fans who had cheered Dobrev to return with ancient flame Ian Somerhalder quickly denied the rumors, saying the two were just close friends. It turns out they were right as no hard evidence has emerged that the two are likely to be a couple.
After rumors about his relationship with Dobrev, new rumors have surfaced linking him As the world turns actress Alexandra Chando.
Michael Trevino stands at a height of 5ft 9in, which is approximately 1.75m. To complement his height, Trevino has an attractive physique. Her body measurements are estimated at 40-14-32 (inches) for her bicep chest waist. The actor also sports a noticeable and strong jaw which gives him a badass look. Its weight is estimated at 161 pounds, which is about 73 kg.