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Tyler Jordon Blackburn (born October 12, 1986) is an American actor, singer and model. He portrayed Caleb Rivers on the hit Freeform series, Pretty Little Liars and Ravenswood.


Blackburn began performing in 2002 and appeared on the series Unfabulous on Nickelodeon. In the following year, he was a teacher in the short film The Doers of Coming Deeds.

In 2005, he made a cameo in the film Next of Kin. In 2007, Tyler appeared in Cold Case and Rock ville CA, a webseries launched by Josh Schwartz. In 2010, he appeared on Days of Our Lives, Gigantic, and was also in the independent film Peach Plum Pear.

In October 2010, Blackburn was cast in a recurring role as the dashing and street smart Caleb Rivers in the TV series Pretty Little Liars. He was upgraded to series regular for the third season starting in the summer of 2012. He is the only cast member to be added as a series regular since the pilot.

I March 2011, he joined the cast of the NBC comedy pilot Brave New World, which was not picked up to series.

Blackburn has also starred as Pete in the six-episode web series Wendy, a project developed by Alloy Entertainment and Macy's that premiered on September 15, 2011. For this occasion, Blackburn recorded a song that was released on August 15, 2011.

He recorded another song for the ABC Family television show, Secret Life of the American Teenager. He is very active on the iPhone and iPad app Opinit.

In May 2013, it was announced that Blackburn was joining the cast of the Pretty Little Liars spin-off, Ravenswood.

He released his album and started touring in early 2017.

In 2019, Tyler came out as bisexual.


Year Film Role Notes
2006 The Doers of Coming Deeds Solly Katz Short
2005 Next of Kin French student
2010 Peach Plum Pear Jesse Pratt
2012 Hiding Jesse Main role
Year Title Role Notes
2005 Unfabulous Nathan 2 episodes
2009 Cold Case Foster / Jeff Feldman 1 episode
Rockville, CA Spencer 1 episode
2010 Days of our Lives Ian 17 episodes
Gigantic Echo 1 episode
2011-2017 Pretty Little Liars Caleb Rivers Recurring (season 1-2), Regular (season 3-present)
Wendy Pete


2013 Ravenswood Caleb Rivers Spinoff of PLL; cancelled after one season
2018 Roswell: New Mexico Sgt. Alex Manes Main role