Tyler Dixon, also known as Ty-Di in the media, is a celebrity in the Grand Theft Auto series, who appears in Grand Theft Auto IV and Grand Theft Auto V.
Background and Events of GTA IV
He is a backup dancer and
Cloe Parker's deadbeat fiance. He has demanded a $3-million dowry in response to the 900-page pre-nup that he was asked to sign earlier. Dixon has a history of drug addiction and petty crime, his record includes: possession of crack cocaine in 1998 and assault in 2004. He is said to have smoked PCP since he was five, and lost his virginity to his mother at the age of nine.
Events of GTA V
By 2013, Dixon has gone into acting and is set to star in a reality show that he's interviewed about on
Chattersphere. Between 2008- 2013, he was married to Cloe, but they ended up divorced. He appears in the Strangers and Freaks mission Vinewood Souvenirs - Tyler, where Nigel and Mrs. Thornhill ask Trevor Philips to steal Dixon's outfit for them. Trevor heads to Dixon's mansion to steal the outfit; the player has the option to either kill Dixon or steal the clothes without being spotted.
He will post a bleet on the
Bleeter website after the mission if he is not killed, commenting about the robbery.
LCPD Database record
First Name: Tyler
Place of Birth: Dukes, Liberty City
1998 - Possession Controlled Substance: Crack Cocaine
2001 - Possession Controlled Substance: Intent to Sell
2004 - Assault
History of drug addiction and petty crime.
Violent tendencies, smoked PCP for 20 years.
Believed to have lost his virginity to his mother at the age of 9.
Engaged to Algonquin celebutante, Cloe Parker.
Tyler appears to be based on
Kevin "K-Fed" Federline, a backup dancer who is well known for his slacker attitude and his brief marriage to and very publicized divorce from Britney Spears.
Dixon is one of the featured celebrities on the Vinewood Walk of Fame.
According to his Bleeter post after Trevor stole his underwear, he seemed to take the theft as a sort of compliment.
If he sees Trevor in his mansion, he will ask if it was Cloe Parker who sent him.