Devyn Tyler is from New Orleans, Louisiana. She is a graduate of Columbia College where she studied French and Francophone Studies. Devyn is also a winner of the NFAA Young Arts Gold prize, as well as a recipient of the Presidential Scholarship. Her film credits include 12 Years A Slave, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The Great Debaters, and The Gates. Her theater credits include Measure for Measure, Six Americans, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream.