Tyson Beckford is an American model and actor best known as a Ralph Lauren model and as the host of the reality competition television series Make Me a Supermodel.
Beckford's modeling career exploded when he appeared in the Fall 1994 Polo Sport campaign. He soon landed an exclusive multi-year contract with Ralph Lauren and served as the spokesmodel for Polo Sport and Polo Fragrances.
Beckford has appeared on covers and in countless editorials for a variety of magazines worldwide.
His film credits include Into The Blue, Zoolander, Biker Boyz, Hotel California and Kings of the Evening.
He has starred in a number of music videos including 50 Cent's chart topping "21 Questions," and the Grammy Award-winning songs "Toxic" by Britney Spears and "Unbreak My Heart" by Toni Braxton.
When he is not modeling or acting, Beckford is busy developing his motor sports interests, which led him to host his own auto show.