was born 1982 in Fargo, North Dakota. Even as a young boy, Tyler had already gone places including Alaska as his father's work in Northwest airlines required their family to move often. The Duckworths eventually settled in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Tyler studied in the Academy of Holy Angels, then moved on to attend Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts, where he was an active member of the Spirit of Color dance troupe. He graduated with a double major in Comparative Religion & American Studies, and with a minor in Communications & Media Studies. Tyler entered the entertainment industry when he joined The Real World
: Key West in 2006. He has since appeared on The Real World/Road Rules Challenge
: The Duel
, where he was the third person to be eliminated from the show, and Gauntlet III. He has also appeared on MTV's Exposed.
(Photo courtesy of MTV)