Tyra Banks Boyfriends 2022: Who Is Tyra Dating Now?

Tyra Banks is a former model, actress, producer, author and TV personality. Many people are familiar with her competitive reality show, America’s Next Top Model, as well as, her daytime talk show, Tyra. She got her start in the modeling industry at the tender age of 15, making her the first African-American woman to be featured in popular magazines such as, GQ and Sports Illustrated. From 1997 to 2005, she was a Victoria’s Secret angel and in 2003, she created and executive produced the long-running series, America’s Next Top Model.

In 1993, she began her acting career by playing Will Smith’s ex, Jackie Ames, in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. She made her first film debut in Higher Learning. Tyra is also known for her role as the real-life version of a doll named Eve, in Life-Size, with co-star, Lindsay Lohan. The 45-year-old has made many contributions in the modeling and entertainment industry.

Keep reading to find out who Tyra Banks has dated and if she’s currently dating now.

Hype Williams

Tyra was linked to music video and film director, Hype Williams in the early 90’s.

Will Smith

Will Smith, looking dapper as usual.


It was rumored that Tyra & co-star, Will Smith were getting cozy on and off set during the taping of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Of course, this was way before he became a married man to the lovely Jada Pinkett-Smith.

John Singleton

John Singleton at the premiere of Selma


Tyra and John Singleton dated from 1993-1996. He also directed her in her first movie role, Higher Learning. John Singleton just recently passed away from heart complications.


Seal the singer in a nice, white tux.


R&B singer Seal and Tyra had a short fling in 1996. After this relationship, Seal went on to marry model, Heidi Klum in 2005 and had 5 beautiful children together. Sadly, in 2012, Heidi filed for divorce & in 2014, it was finalized.

Mark Messier

Mark Messier smiling


During an appearance on The Howard Stern Show in 2000, former hockey player, Mark Messier stated that he and Tyra were dating.

Chris Webber

Chris Webber at the premiere of Uncle Drew


From 2001-2004, Tyra was seen sitting courtside at all the Sacramento Kings home games, supporting her boo, NBA player, Chris Webber.

Giancarlo Marcaccini

Tyra and Italian basketball player, Giancarlo Marcaccini dated from 2005-2006.

Brian White

Brian White, looking handsome.


Actor Brian White, who you may know from movies I Can Do Bad All By Myself and Stomp the Yard, dated Tyra for a short period in 2007. Brian married Paula de Silva in 2010 and had a daughter in 2014.

John Utendahl


John Utendahl, an investment banker, dated Tyra from 2007-2011. No one really knew of their relationship until they broke up in 2011. They believed in lifetime partnership and wanted to get married.

Rob Evans


During the Cycle 19 season (2012) of America’s Next Top Model, it was rumored that guest judge and rock singer, Rob Evans was Tyra’s boyfriend.

Erik Asla


In 2013, Tyra and Norwegian photographer, Erik Asla began dating. In 2016, the couple welcomed a baby boy, York Banks Asla, via surrogate, with Asla being the biological father. The couple split back in 2017.

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