- Lived in his parents' native Jamaica until age 7.
- Discovered in Washington Square Park when he was 21 by editors from The Source Magazine.
- His agent/manager, Bethann Hardison, is Kadeem Hardison's mother.
- Appeared in a number of music videos, including Toni Braxton's "Unbreak My Heart" and Britney Spears' "Toxic."
- Has a strong interest in motor sports and hosted the auto series Fine Tuned on the Speed Channel.
- Has participated in the Race to Deliver, which helps homebound people with AIDS.
- Hillary Dixon Hall — Mother
- Lloyd Beckford — Father
- Patrick Beckford — Brother
- Jordan — Son
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- Birth Name: Tyson Craig Beckford
- Birth Place: Bronx, NY
- Birthday: December 19, 1970, Sagittarius
- Profession: Model, TV host, Actor