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Tyra Lynne Banks (born December 4, 1973), also known as BanX, is an American television personality, model, businesswoman, producer, actress, and writer. Born in Inglewood, California, she began her career as a model at the age of 15. Banks began acting on television in 1993 on the sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, and made her film debut in the drama Higher Learning in 1995.
Was the first woman of African-American descent to be featured on the covers of GQ and the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. In 2010, Banks published a young adult novel titled Modelland, based on her life as a model, which topped The New York Times Best Seller list in 2011.