Acting and modeling are two careers that complement each other. Such a person who is earning his daily bread through the two careers is Tyson Beckford. Tyson is an actor and model who comes from the USA. He became famous through modeling Ralph Lauren Polo. He is also featured in many film and videos of a popular artist. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Tyson Beckford in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Tyson was born on 19th December 1970 in New York Rochester. He is the son of Hillary Dickson Hall and Lloyd Beckford. His father was Afro-Jamaican while the mother was Chinese-Jamaican. Tyson is American nationality with mixed ethnicity.
He spent seven years of his childhood in Jamaica where he was taken by the mother. Later they moved to the Bronx in New York. Tyson went to Pittsford Mendon high school in New York. While in school he was teased by other children because of his looks.
Tyson was in a relationship with April Roomet. April was a celebrity stylist who appeared on TV show Candy Girls. In the course of their friendship, April conceived. She gave birth to Jordan Beckford in 1998 but they did not marry.
In 2007, Tyson married Berniece Julien in Grenada. The marriage did not last for long and in 2009 the couple divorced. Tyson met Shanina Shaik and they began a relationship. The relationship was on and off and in 2016 they parted ways. Tyson was believed to be in another relationship with Paige Butcher but still parted ways. He is believed to be single to date.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Tyson debuts his career in 1992 by being hired by a magazine called The Source. A year later he was chosen Ralph Lauren to be the cover model for line polo. He also campaigned for National Respect in 2008.
Tyson was a co-host and a mentor of Make Me a Supermodel. He hosted Ireland’s Next Top Model and contested in I am a Celebrity. In 2002 he acted TV series, my wife and kids, the characters and others. Tyson has appeared in many music videos and movies. In 2016 he featured in movie Supermodel where he played the role of Alex.
Tyson as among the fifty beautiful people in the world according to People Magazine. He has been named as the greatest male model of all time by Vogue Magazine. He received the title of the Man of the Year.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Tyson is one of successful male model and actor across the globe. In his career, he has appeared in many magazine and advert for top brands. He has also acquired huge sums of money by acting different films. He has also earned from hosting television shows, acting movies and being featured in TV series.
Tyson Beckford has estimated net worth of $23 million.
Tyson is one of the famous male models in the world. His passion is not only in the acting but also in modeling. Tyson success is attributed to his activeness in his profession. He has attracted fans across the globe. Despite having a successful career, he has not set an example in marriage life. He has been in many relationships with none materializing.