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Born in Los Angeles, California

She is famous for her curvy body. She was on many fashion magazine covers and in the Victoria's Secret catalog. Banks began acting in the movies Higher Learning (1995, with Jennifer Connelly) and Coyote Ugly (2000, with Piper Perabo). In 2003, she decided to began television and began producing and hosting the reality series America's Next Top Model. The show was a hit and in Germany, Holland, and many other countries. Ohter countries began their own version on the show. Banks also began hosting her own talk show in 2005. Banks announced her retirement from modeling the same year. In 2009 she anounced that The Tyra Banks Show would end after 5 seasons in March 2010.

Popular for America's Next Top Model and The Tyra Show

Banks was a top supermodel of the 1990s, when she became the first African-American model featured on the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue.

Born:December 4, 1973



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