Tyrese Gibson Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Tyrese Gibson Biography
  • Name: Tyrese Gibson
  • Age: 39 years old
  • Height: 5ft 11in (181 cm)
  • Occupation: Singer/Actor
  • Net Worth: US $20 Million
  • Status: Alive

Tyrese Gibson is an American R&B singer, songwriter, actor and former model. He starred in films like Baby Boy (2001), Four Brothers (2005), 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003) and Transformers (2007). His discography includes Tyrese (1998), I Wanna Go There (2002) and Black Rose (2015). Gibson was born to parents Priscilla Murray and Tyrone on December 30, 1978 in Los Angeles, California. He has 3 siblings. He was raised in the neighborhood of Watts by his mother. Gibson attended Locke High School in Los Angeles. He graduated in 1996.

Gibson began singing and competing in talent shows in his mid teens. He starred in a 1994 Coca-Cola commercial when he was 16-year old. He followed up with modeling jobs for Tommy Hilfiger and Guess. Gibson’s debut studio album, Tyrese, was released in September 1998 by RCA Records. It produced three singles “Nobody Else”, “Lately” and “Sweet Lady”. The latter earned him a Grammy Award nomination for best R&B male vocal performance. The album achieved Platinum certification with more than 1 million copies sold. Gibson won the 2000 American Music Award for favorite new R&B/soul artist. His sophomore album, 2000 Watts, was released in May 2001. It featured guest artists like Snoop Dogg, Jermaine Dupri and Sole. His other albums include I Wanna Go There (2002), Alter Ego (2006), Open Invitation (2011) and Black Rose (2015). Gibson was a member of the supergroup TGT. The other members were Ginuwine and Tank. Their only studio album, Three Kings, was released in August 2013 by Atlantic Records. It peaked at #3 on the Billboard 200.

Gibson made his small screen debut in a 1996 episode of the sitcom, Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper. He’s since appeared in television shows like Martin, The Parent ‘Hood, Moesha, American Dad!, and The Soup. He has a recurring role as pastor “Bobby Harris” on the Fox drama series Star (2016-). Gibson starred opposite Snoop Dogg in John Singleton’s Baby Boy (2001). His next big role was as “Roman Pearce” in the action film, 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003). The film also stars Paul Walker, Ludacris, and Eva Mendes. The role of Roman Pearce was reprised in Fast Five (2011), Fast & Furious 6 (2013), Furious 7 (2017) and The Fate of the Furious (2017).

Gibson was cast as sergeant “Robert Epps” opposite Shia LaBeouf in Transformers (2007). The film was directed by Michael Bay and it made $709 million at the box office. He returned as Robert Epps in Revenge of the Fallen (2009) and Dark of the Moon (2011). Gibson co-starred as “Angel Mercer” in Four Brothers (2005), alongside Mark Wahlberg, Andre Benjamin and Garrett Hedlund. His film also credits include Waist Deep (2006) with Meagan Good, Death Race (2008) with Jason Statham, and Black Nativity (2013) with Forest Whitaker. Gibson’s motivational book ‘How to Get Out of Your Own Way’ was published in 2012. He co-authored ‘Manology: Secrets of Your Man’s Mind Revealed’ with Rev. Run in 2013.

Tyrese Gibson stands 5ft 11in tall and he’s of African-American descent. His net worth is estimated at $20 million. He pays $13,000 per month in child support. Gibson was married to first wife ‘Norma Mitchell’ from 2007 to 2009. They have a daughter named Shayla Somer. He wed current wife ‘Samantha Lee’ in February 2017.

Tyrese Gibson Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Tyrese Gibson Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Tyrese Darnell Gibson
  • Birthday: December 30, 1978
  • How Old : Age: 39 years old
  • Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 11in (181 cm)
  • Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Actor, Model
  • Years Active: 1994-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $20 Million
  • Marriage(s): Norma Mitchell, Samantha Lee
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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