Cory Tyler (born Cory Lane Tyler, May 25, 1973), was born in Hollywood, California and began working as an actor at the age of 5. Tyler is the son of famed comedian and ventriloquist Willie Tyler (Willie Tyler & Lester). Tyler has appeared in various commercials, television shows and movies which include Michael Jackson's Moonwalker in 1988 and Season 6 of Kids Incorporated. In 1989, Tyler co-hosted Wild & Crazy Kids on Nickelodeon. In the 1990's Tyler appeared as Herbert Little on Beverly Hills, 90210 He is best known for the role of Terrence Taylor on the NBC sitcom A Different World.