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Chris Grant Jr. (born January 27, 1997) is an American voice actor and singer. He provided Tyrone's speaking voice in the fourth season of The Backyardigans. He replaced Jordan Coleman from the third season. Grant voiced Tyrone in 17 episodes total and was absent in 3 episodes: "Dragon Express", "The Funnyman Boogeyman", and "The Flipper!" He also voiced in the Nintendo DS game.


Chris Grant Jr. first auditioned for major acting roles at age nine. He made his theater debut in the opera Brundibár and the Children of Theresienstadt at the International Opera House in Philadelphia. Grant can play both the guitar and piano.

As of 2016, Chris Grant Jr. is a freshman at the Berklee College of Music. He is also working on his debut EP (extended play), titled Departure Pt. 1. Grant is signed to Noisy Poet Records, the music arm of SevenHorns LLC.

The Backyardigans crew members
Main production crew
Janice BurgessDave PalmerDouglas WieselmanEvan Lurie
Main cast members
Avion BakerChris Grant Jr.Corwin C. TugglesDamani RobertsGabriella MalekGianna BruzzeseJake GoldbergJamia Simone NashJonah BoboJordan ColemanKristin KlabundeLaShawn Tináh JefferiesLeon G. Thomas IIINaelee RaeNicholas BaraschReginald Davis Jr.Sean CurleyThomas SharkeyTyrel Jackson WilliamsZach Tyler Eisen
Other cast members
Oliver WymanReyna ShaskanShakyra Lipscomb
Guest stars
Adam PascalAlicia KeysConan O'BrienCyndi Lauper