Born on the year 1970, December 19 in The Bronx, New York, Tyson Beckford is a fashion model and actor who has got an American nationality. Tyson is best recalled as Ralph Lauren Polo model which took his career to a new height. He was also involved in Bravo Program Make Me a Supermodel. Besides, he is known for his enthusiastic acting in number of movies including Supermodel, Chocolate City, Addicted, Wait, Kings of the Evening and Into the Blue. Coming to this far, he has gained utmost respect, name and fame while he has been able to accumulate huge net worth which is why he has been spending a happily married life with his wife in a lavish house.
Early life and Childhood
According to Tyson Beckford bio, he was born and raised in Rochester, New York to the Jamaican father and Jamaican mother. He shares mixed race including Chinese, Jamaican and Afro-Jamaican descent from his ancestors. Living his early life and spending seven years in Jamaica, Tyson gained his education from New York after the family settled in The Bronx. In an interview, he stated that he was tensed during his school days as their friends used to tease him about his looks.
Tyson Beckford Net worth and Career
Tyson came into limelight after he was recruited in hip hop magazine The Source by Jeff Jones and Scout who took the credit of discovering Beckford from New York. Right after his discovery in the year 1992, he was hired by Ralph Lauren as the front model for their company’s Polo line of male sportswear in 1993. He was named as Man of the Year in 1995 by VH1. He also represented Soul Artist Management in New York and D’Management Group in Milan. He was also ranked as #38 on VH1’s 40 Hottest Hotties of the 90’s. In his later life, he was involved in Make Me a Supermodel and also appeared in TV shows and Movies. My Wife and Kids, Half & Half, Video on Trial, The Characters etc are his TV credits. Similarly, Tyson Beckford wiki has covered his large amount of work experience. Besides, Tyson Beckford wiki also state his association in number of music videos. Coming to this point, Tyson Beckford net worth stands $14 million.
Height, Weight and Body Features
Looking best in suit and tie, Tyson Beckford height stands 6 feet 0.5 inches while he has the weight of 185 lbs. He has black ethnicity while he belongs to American nationality. He is currently running on his middle forties, however he still has the same charm and sign that he used to have in his early days. His hair color is black while his eye color is brown.
Wife and Married Life
Tyson is able to maintain balance between his professional and personal life. He is a happily married man who tied knots with wife Berniece Julien. They are living happily with son Jordan Beckford and it is unlikely that they will get separated.we can find more info about his facebook and Twitter.