Tyrees Allen got a degree in theater arts from Marymount College, which is located in Salina, Kansas. On television movies, he starred as a guard in 12 Angry Men.He stared in the Rat Pack as George Jacobs. He was Rod Books in Legalese. He was also Edmunds in A House Divided and he stared in Robocop. He had numerous television series appearances in Mad About You, The Practice, JAG, 7th Heaven, Bones, Grey's Anatomy, Alias, CSI: Miami, and the latest ABC series, Women's Murder Club.