About Tyson Beckford
Tyson Beckford is known as one of the highest earning male models. It has been announced that the overall amount of Tyson Beckford net worth reaches 14 million dollars. In addition to being a popular star in fashion world, Tyson Beckford is also known as an actor, which is another important source of Tyson Beckford net worth. As a model, he is probably mostly known for modelling for the company Ralph Lauren Polo. Talking about him as a TV star, Tyson Beckford is mostly known as a host of the TV show called “Make Me a Supermodel”, which was broadcasted on the Bravo network. Both of these occupations have served as the main sources of Tyson Beckford net worth.
Tyson Beckford was born in 1970 in New York. When he was born, the family moved back to Jamaica, where they stayed till Tyson Beckford became seven years old. Eventually, the family settled in Harlem, New York. Moreover, when he was studying in school, Tyson Beckford was teased a lot by his schoolmates due to his different looks.
In 1992, Tyson Beckford was noticed by a talent agent and he became a model for the hip hop magazine called “The Source”.
In 1993, Tyson Beckford signed a contract with Ralph Lauren company, where he is working today and which brings huge sums of money to the total amount of Tyson Beckford net worth, as well. Soon, he was chosen to be the face of the Polo collection from Ralph Lauren.
In 1995, VH1 titled Tyson Beckford as the Man of the Year. In addition, he was also listed in the People’s magazine list of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World. Currently, he is known to be signed with two agencies, one being in the United States and another in Italy. In the United States, Soul Artist Management is representing him and in Italy, Tyson Beckford is being represented by D’management Group.
In 2003, he also began his career as a TV star when he started appearing on a TV show called “I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here”. In 2008, Tyson Beckford also collaborated with the National RESPECT Campaign, for which he recorded a message about the respect for each other. Talking more about his involvement into TV, Tyson Beckford has also worked as a co-host of the previously mentioned TV show called “Make Me a Supermodel”, where he appeared alongside Niki Taylor.