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Who plays Malcolm in Never Have I Ever? Age and career of Netflix star explored

Filiz Mustafa July 15, 2021
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Who plays Malcolm Stone on Never Have I Ever? The young actor has joined the season 2 cast of the Netflix teen comedy show.

The series has returned for a much-anticipated second season, giving more insight into the ups and downs of life (and dating) for 15-year-old teenager Devi Vishwakumar (Maitreyi Ramakrishnan).

Never Have I Ever season 2 features a new face – Malcolm – and fans are curious to know where else they’ve seen the actor who plays him.

Here’s everything you need to know about the Netflix star, from age to social media profiles.

Never Have I Ever Season 2 | Official Trailer | Netflix

Never Have I Ever Season 2 | Official Trailer | Netflix

Who is Malcolm on Never Have I Ever season 2?

Newcomer Malcolm is played by actor Tyler Sage Alvarez in season 2 of the Netflix show.

Alvarez’s character is a teenager and young actor who has transferred to Sherman Oaks High after enjoying some brief fame starring on his own Disney Channel show.

In one episode, Malcolm reveals he’s worked alongside the likes of Miley Cyrus and Demi Lovato (in a fictional world, of course), who acted as role models at the start of his acting career.

In total Alvarez – as Malcolm – appears in five episodes of Never Have I Ever’s second season.

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Get to know actor Tyler Alvarez

Tyler Alvarez was born on 25 October 1997 in New York which makes him 23 years old.

The Netflix star was born to a Cuban American father and a Puerto Rican American mother, and speaks Spanish fluently.

His first breakout was in a Totino’s pizza rolls commercial but he found fame in the Nickelodeon teen sitcom Every Witch Way where he starred as Diego Rueda.

As seen on his IMDB page, Tyler has many more acting credits to his name, including Netflix’s American Vandal, The Fosters, Fresh Off The Boat, Veronica Mars, and others.

Fans of Orange Is the New Black might remember the actor as Benny Mendoza, the eldest son of Gloria Mendoza.

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Is Alvarez on Instagram?

The actor has gained a huge fan base on his Instagram account where his follower count stands at 148,000 followers.

He recently revealed that he is set to star in the forthcoming indie feature, Pools.

You can find him @tyleralvarez on Instagram and he uses the same handle on his Twitter profile too.

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Filiz is a film and TV journalist with a flair for everything related to showbiz and reality TV. With a Masters degree in Magazine Journalism from Cardiff University, she has specialised in finding the latest trending story to keeping up to date with new releases for a creative feature. When she's not busy creating entertainment content, she loves spending time in nature, reading non-fiction books, eating comfort food and travelling.