Tyrus Richard Treadway
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The youngest of seven children, Ty was born in Trenton, New Jersey. He attended Rider University on an athletic scholarship and later transferred to the College of New Jersey, where he graduated with a degree in accounting.
Days of our Lives
October 8, 2010
While working for the New Jersey State Legislature as an accountant and a computer systems engineer, Ty competed in and won the "Mr. Natural Pennsylvania" bodybuilding title. He subsequently moved to New York to pursue a modeling and acting career, appearing in GQ magazine, and working in both theater and commercials.
Ty then headed west to Hollywood, where he landed roles on the television series Just Shoot Me and Ally McBeal. He also worked in several independent films and is currently co-producing and starring in Or Forever Hold Your Peace, a dark comedy about friendship, family, and religion.
In addition to his work on the soaps, Treadway hosted the cable talk show, Soap Talk. In 2007, Treadway was the emcee of the game show Merv Griffin's Crosswords.
to February 2, 2011
Merv Griffin's Crosswords
American Idol Extra
Battle of the Wedding Singers
One Life to Live
August 8, 2001
to August 1, 2003
; December 10, 2003
to January 29, 2004
; January 3, 2012
to January 9, 2012
One Life to Live
May 10, 2000
to May 25, 2001
; October 1 and 2, 2008
Just Shoot Me!
...Or Forever Hold Your Peace
Heaven & the Suicide King
: Nomination, Outstanding Talk Show Host (2003, 2005, 2006, 2007; for Soap Talk)
: Winner (1992; for Boys Play)
Mr. Natural Pennsylvania
: Winner (1994)
PLACE OF BIRTH: Trenton, New Jersey
DATE OF BIRTH: February 11, 1967
MARITAL STATUS: Married, Monica Surratt [Sep 9, 2003 to Present]
CHILDREN: Daughter, Samantha Raine [Feb 2005]; Son, Ryder [Mar 7, 2006]
: Rumors say Treadway is one of three stars on the way out. [Mar 5, 2001]
: Report: Treadway returning as a twin. [May 28, 2001]
: Treadway back in July as Colin's brother. [Jun 25, 2001]
: Treadway reveals he's been let go by OLTL -- again. [Jun 2, 2003]
: Treadway's Troy to return to Llanview. [Oct 20, 2003]
: Treadway to host sadistic game show on OLTL. [Sep 15, 2008]