List of famous people named Tyler, along with photos. How many celebrities named Tyler can you think of? The famous Tylers below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Tyler, athletes named Tyler, and even political figures named Tyler. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Tyler? Add them to the list.Among the most well-known Tylers in Hollywood is Tyler Perry, a writer/director who seems to never stop putting out movies. If hip hop is your favorite kind of music then you probably listen to Tyler the Creator, and newer rapper who is known for his hilarious antics and unconventional raps. Is your name Tyler? You certainly have a lot of good company if it is.