Tyrese Gibson Biography: Age, Height, Net Worth, Movies, House, Cars, Girlfriend & Children

Basic Information

Stage Name: Gibson, Black-Ty
Real Name: Darnell Gibson
Occupation: Singer, Actor, Songwriter
Date Of Birth/Age: 30 December 1978 (44 Years Old
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Gender: Male
Nationality: American
Marital Status: Norma Mitchel (m. 2007; div. 2009)​

Samantha Lee Gibson ​(m. 2017; separated 2020)



Gibson is an American actor and singer who released his self-titled album in 1998. The album featured the song “Sweet Lady,” which peaked at number 12 on the U.S Billboard Hot 100 chart. He released his second and third albums, “2000 Watts” and “I Wanna Go There,” in 2001 and 2002. “I Wanna Go There” contained the single “Why You Gonna Act Like That,” which peaked at number seven on the U.S Billboard Hot 100, becoming his highest-charting single. He earned a Grammy nomination for “Best R&B Album” for his fourth album “Alter Ego.” His sixth album, “Black Rose,” debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, becoming his highest-charting album. Gibson has sold over 4 million records in the United States.

Gibson’s first starring role was in the coming-of-age hood film “Baby Boy” by John Singleton in 2001. After that, he began starring in the “Fast & Furious” Franchise as Roman Pearce. In 2005, he reunited with John Singleton for the action film, “Four Brothers.” He also plays Robert Epps in the “Transformers” franchise. Gibson featured in the 2016 comedy film “Ride Along 2” and in “Morbius” in 2022.

Gibson co-created a three-issue comic book titled “ Gibson’s MAYHEM!” in 2009. This was after he was inspired by his visit to Comic Con. He released his first book, “How to Get Out of Your Own Way,” on May 8, 2012. The book went on to be a New York Times bestseller. Gibson co-authored his second book along with close personal friend Rev. Run on February 5th, 2013. The book was titled “Manology: Secrets of Your Man’s Mind Revealed.” It also went on to be a New York Times best seller.

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Tyrese Gibson was born in Los Angeles, California, on the 30th of December, 1978. He celebrated his 44th birthday on December 30th, 2022.


Tyrese Gibson is 5′ feet 11 inches tall (1.80 m).

Net Worth

The exact estimate of Tyrese Gibson’s net worth is unknown to the public. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Gibson is worth $6 million. He amassed his wealth by being a Grammy-nominated R&B singer-songwriter, rapper, actor, author, model, MTV VJ, and writer. He has made a huge income from his feature in the successful films “Baby Boy,” the “Fast and the Furious” series, and the “Transformers” franchise.

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Tyrese Gibson first started in the coming-of-age hood film “Baby Boy” by John Singleton in 2001. After that, he joined the “Fast & Furious” Franchise as Roman Pearce. He has appeared in many installments of the franchise since 2001. In 2005, he reunited with John Singleton for the action film, “Four Brothers.” The film received mixed reviews from critics and grossed $92 million worldwide from a $30 million budget. He also began playing Robert Epps in the “Transformers” franchise in 2007. Gibson featured in the 2016 comedy film “Ride Along 2,” which grossed $124 million on a $40 million. Gibson appeared as Simon Stroud in “Morbius” in 2022.


Tyrese Gibson bought a $4 million home in Atlanta, Georgia, in 2017.


Tyrese Gibson owns an impressive car collection. His collection includes Rolls Royce Wraith, Bentley Continental GT, Maserati Gran Turismo, and Jeep Wrangler Rubicon.


From 2007 to 2009, Tyrese Gibson was married to Norma Mitchell. In the first year of their marriage, the couple had one child, a daughter. Eight years later, Gibson married Samantha Lee on February 14, 2017. Gibson and Samantha had a daughter born on October 1, 2018. In December 2020, Gibson and Samantha announced they were divorcing.


Tyrese Gibson is a father of two daughters. His first daughter was born in 2007 during his marriage to Norma Mitchell. His second daughter was born nine years later, on October 1st, 2018, when he married Samantha.

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