Tyson Beckford Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Tyson Beckford is also known as Tyson Craig Beckford and T. C. Beckford. Beckfort is an American supermodel, model and actor who was able to estimate net worth as amazingly high as $14 million. He gained his popularity while being the model of famous fashion designer Ralph Lauren Polo, and furthermore we know Tyson after his appearance as Bravo in “Make Me a Supermodel”, which was premiered in January 2008. Today Tyson B. is considered to be one of the wealthiest models in the United States because of his hard work, but he is known as a great actor who appeared in some movies too. Tyson Craig Beckford was born on December 19, 1970, in Rochester, New York, United States.

Tyson Beckford Net Worth $14 Million

However, his parents are not native Americans – his mother is from China, while his father is of Jamaican descent living in the US. The first years of his life Tyson has also spent in Jamaica together with parents, but at the age of 7 he moved to the New York. Tyson’s charming looks were noticed by a talent manager from the magazine “The Source”, and that’s how Tyson’s career as a supermodel started. In the same year his first net worth was first noticed, as he became better known. However, it was just the beginning – only one year later Tyson’s net worth increased extremely as he was announced as the model of famous Ralph Lauren. He has worked as a Lauren’s model until nowadays and this is one of the main reasons why Beckford’s net worth is so amazingly high today. He was able to earn even more money when became the person who was going to be a face of the famous Polo collection. Tyson Beckford‘s estimated net worth increased again in 1995, when he became the Man of the Year according to the well known VH1. Of course, it was one of the reasons why in the same year he also appeared on the list of “50 Most Beautifu People in the World” in the magazine entitled People.

Together with his career as a model Tyson has also appeared in many movies and even music videos. He appeared in music videos while filming in Toni Braxton‘s “Breathe Again” and “Unbreak My Hart”, and furthermore, later worked with many other show business and entertainment industry stars, such as Mia X, 50 Cent, Britney Spears and even Ludacris. Of course, all these appearances could only increase Tyson’s net worth, but later he became even more popular being a Guest Judge in the famous program “America’s Next Top Model” in it’s 17th season. Later he also judged “Project Runaway”, “Britain & Ireland’s Next Top Model” and “German’s Next Top Model”. Talking about movie debut, he made it in 2000, when filming in “Boricua’s Bond”, however, it was not really successful. Later he appeared in “Shottas”, “Into the Blue”, “Kids of the Evening”, “Hotel California” and some others. The most recent work which increased Tyson’s net worth as an artist was in the movie “Addicted”, released in 2014. So now you know how rich is Tyson Beckford.

Quick Facts

Birth date: December 19, 1970
Birth place: Rochester, New York, United States
Height:6 ft (1.84 m)
Profession:Model, Actor, Supermodel
Nationality:United States of America
Spouse:Berniece Julien
Children:Jordan Beckford
Parents:Lloyd Beckford, Hillary Dixon Hall
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Beckford has a son, Jordan Beckford (b.1998), from a previous relationship with celebrity stylist April Roomet.
2Is of Afro-Asian descent.
3Graduated from Pittsford Mendon High School in Pittsford, New York.
4Is 1/4 Chinese on his father's side (his paternal grandmother is 100% Chinese).
5His grandmother was born in Ghana
6One of the world's top male models.
7He was raised in Rochester, New York and Jamaica. His exotic looks can be attributed to the fact that his father is half Jamaican and half Chinese and his mother has Panamanian ancestry.
8Was considered for the role of Winston in How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998).


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Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Supermodel2016post-productionAlex
Chocolate City2015Adrian 'Rude Boy'
Sharon Leal: Giant2014Video short
Addicted2014/ICorey
SWV Reunited2014TV SeriesHiself
Dream Street2010
Hotel California2008Al (as Tyson C. Beckford)
Kings of the Evening2008Homer Hobbs
Wait2005ShortCharles
Into the Blue2005Primo
Searching for Bobby D2005Jerome
Gas2004Karl
Half & Half2003TV SeriesSexy Guy
Biker Boyz2003Donny
My Wife and Kids2002TV SeriesHunter
Gully2002ShortMan / Prisoner
Pandora's Box2002Lance Racine
Zoolander2001Tyson Beckford
Boricua's Bond2000

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hotel California2008co-producer - as Tyson C. Beckford

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Fine Tuned2007TV SeriesHimself - Host (2007)
60 Minutes2007TV Series documentaryHimself - Rapper (segment "Stop Snitchin'")
Drift: The Sideways Craze2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
SEMA: The World's Greatest Car Show2006TV MovieHimself
The Tyra Banks Show2005-2006TV SeriesHimself
Queer Eye2006TV SeriesHimself
All Shades of Fine: 25 Hottest Women of the Past 25 Years2005TV MovieHimself
Video on Trial2005TV SeriesMotorcyclist
Hollywood and Divine: Beauty Secrets Revealed2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
Ego Trip's Race-O-Rama2005TV Series documentaryHimself
My Coolest Years2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - 'B-Boys & B-Girls'
Cribs2004TV SeriesHimself
Britney Spears: Greatest Hits - My Prerogative2004VideoHimself (segment "Toxic")
The Notorious B.I.G.: Ready to Die - The Remaster2004Video shortHimself (segment "One More Chance")
Making the Video2004TV Series documentaryMotorcycle Man
Vibe Awards2003TV SpecialHimself
Inside the Industry2003Video documentaryHimself
Hollywood Squares2002-2003TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003TV SeriesHimself
100 Most Irresistible Women2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 30th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2003TV SpecialHimself
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!2003TV SeriesHimself (5th Celebrity to Leave)
Pyramid2002-2003TV SeriesHimself
The Essential Michael Jackson2002TV Movie documentaryHimself
On the Come Up at the Source Awards2001Video documentaryHimself
VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards2001TV SpecialHimself
Miss Universe 20012001TV Special documentaryHimself - Judge
The 1999 Source Hip-Hop Music Awards1999TV SpecialHimself
29th NAACP Image Awards1998TV SpecialHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1997-1998TV SeriesHimself
The 1997 Billboard Music Awards1997TV SpecialHimself
The Chris Rock Show1997TV SeriesHimself
1996 VH1 Fashion Awards1996TV SpecialHimself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1996TV SeriesHimself
The 68th Annual Academy Awards1996TV SpecialHimself - Model: Best Costume Design
VH1 Fashion and Music Awards1995TV SpecialHimself
Bowl of Dreams: The U Street Expanded Series2018TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Fashion News Live (Vintage)2016-2017TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Game Night2016TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Player
The Characters2016TV SeriesHimself
The Meredith Vieira Show2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Ice & Coco2015TV SeriesHimself
Today2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The View2015TV SeriesHimself
Addicted: Live With Zane2014TV MovieHimself
Steve Harvey2014TV SeriesHimself - Addicted
The Real2014TV SeriesHimself
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHimself
The International Fashion Film Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The Face2014TV SeriesHimself - Judge
Good Morning America2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
FNL's Flashback Friday2014TV SeriesHimself
Bethenny2013TV SeriesHimself
MTV Europe Music Awards 20132013TV SpecialHimself
Fashion News Live2006-2013TV SeriesHimself
Made in Hollywood2013TV SeriesHimself
Britain's Next Top Model2011-2012TV SeriesHimself - Judge / Himself - Guest
The Choice2012TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
America's Next Top Model2007-2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest Judge / Himself - Guest Judge & Supermodel & Actor
Bowl of Dreams2011DocumentaryHimself
The Mo'Nique Show2010TV SeriesHimself
Make Me a Supermodel2008-2010TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself
Kiss and Tail: The Hollywood Jumpoff2009Video documentaryHimself
A-List Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
The Bonnie Hunt Show2009TV SeriesHimself
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet2009TV SeriesHimself
Black to the Future2009TV SeriesHimself
Starz Inside: Fashion in Film2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
Guide to Style2008TV SeriesHimself
Barack Obama: The Power of Change2008Video documentaryHimself
Paula's Party2008TV SeriesHimself
A-List Awards2008TV SpecialHimself - Presenter

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Insider2015TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHimself
60 Minutes2007TV Series documentaryHimself - Rapper (segment "Stop Snitchin'")
And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself

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