Among the world’s most influential people, Tyra Banks is best known for creating a renowned television series named American’s Next Top Model. Besides that, she is also known for her work as an actress, producer, and even a businesswoman.
Tyra was born on 4 December 1973 on Inglewood, CA. She currently ages 46 years old and has the birth sign of Sagittarius. She is American by nationality and has the birth sign of African-Americans. Likewise, regarding her academic qualification, she went to John Burroughs Middle School and then went to Immaculate Heart High School. And she did her graduation in 1991.
Net Worth, Salary, Income
Tyra started her professional career as a model when she was just 15 years old while pursuing her studies at school in Los Angeles. However, she faced four rejection by modeling agencies before she was signed bt L.A. Models. Then at the age of 16, she switched to Elite Model Management. And after that, she made her appearance in the” Seventeen” magazine. However, she started being noticed as a model after winning the VH1 Supermodel Of The Year Award in the year 1997. And the same she even became the first African American for the being the Victoria’s Secret Angel and for being at the cover of Victoria’s Secret catalog.
After that, she dove into the universe of unscripted T.V. series as the creator of her home generation named America’s Next Top Model. There she even became Judge. After that, in the year 2001, she also wrote a book named Modelland, which depends on all alone demonstrating the background. After that, in the year 2015, she created her website named tyra.com, which was an internet business web page. Besides that, she has also appeared on several series like Gossip Girl, Glee, Shake It Up, and many more. Then from 2017 to 2018, she was cast for hosting the famous show named American’s Got Talent.
Tyra as an actress, model sure has made a huge number of fan following around the globe and is renowned for her work too. And besides gaining a fan following, she also might have made her pocket strong with the money she is making from her professional career. And her net worth swings around $90 million.
Dating, Boyfriend, Affairs
The current status of Tyra is dating. She is dating her longtime boyfriend, Louis Belanger-Marter. The love birds are together since August 2018. However, Tyra had a lot of ups and downs in her last days in her romantic life.
She once dating Will Smith for around three months. She even had rumored to be dating a Canadian vocalist Michael Rupert Everett. After that, in 2010, she started dating Norwegian photographer Erik Asla. And after their six years of relationship, she welcomed their biological son via surrogacy. However, due to some reason, they broke up with each other in the year 2017.
Family, Siblings, Parents
Tyra was born to African-American parents. She was born to mother, Carolyn London and father Donald Banks. She was raised with her brother, Devin Banks.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
Tyra is blessed with decent body measurement, where she has a great seductive body size of 37-24-36 inches. She stands tall at the height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs about 65 kilograms. She has naturally brunette colored hair with pairs of beautiful Hazel colored eyes.