Tyra Banks Biography

Tyra Lynne Banks is an American television personality, former talk show host, producer, author, actress, and former model.

She first became famous as a model, appearing twice on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and working for Victoria's Secret as one of their original Angels. Banks was one of the world's top-earning models in the early 2000s. Subsequently she moved into television and film, known for her roles as Eve in Disney channel's Life-Size and Zoe in the box office hit Coyote Ugly. Banks also had minor roles in the romantic film Love & Basketball, horror film Halloween: Resurrection and has appeared in numerous television shows, including The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Gossip Girl and Glee.

In 2003, Banks created and became the host of the UPN/The CW long-running reality television show America's Next Top Model. Banks was also the co-creator of True Beauty, and was the host of her own talk show, The Tyra Banks Show, which aired on the The CW for five seasons and won two Daytime Emmy award for Outstanding Talk Show Informative. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Tyra Banks
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Actor, Businessperson, Television producer, Model, TV Personality, Author, Screenwriter, Presenter
Ethnicity:
African American
Date of Birth:
December 4, 1973 (48)
Astrological Sign:
Sagittarius
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