Before Tye began his acting career, he was enrolled at Elkhart Independent School District. He has been active as an actor since 2011. He made his acting debut that year by starring the role of Steve in an American drama film The Tree of Life. He got his rise in fame in 2012 after he starred the role of Ellis in an American coming-of-age drama film Mud. He is also famous for his role in the movies like Joe, Last Man Standing, The Forger and many more. In 2016, he was seen in the commercial of Sky Fibre - X-Men Apocalypse - Television Advertisement. He played the role of Scott Summers / Cyclops in this commercial. His net worth is expected to be high. His nationality is American and he has mixed European ethnicity. He is five feet and eight inches in his height. He is now aged 19 years old.