American TV and film actress, producer, former top-notch model, author, occasional singer and entrepreneur, Tyra Banks commenced her acting career with television and then made her big-screen debut with the 1995 American drama film ‘Higher Learning’. The ensuing years saw her feature in other notable films like ‘Coyote Ugly’ (2000) and ‘Halloween: Resurrection’ (2002). She has also earned name as a host with television shows, such as ‘America's Next Top Model’ (2003–2015; 2017–present) and ‘The Tyra Banks Show’ (2005–2010) with the latter winning her two Daytime Emmy awards for Outstanding Talk Show/Informative.
She stepped into the world of glamour and entertainment as a model and eventually evolved among top-earning models. Thereafter, she forayed into acting in films and TV productions apart from hosting several shows. She has starred in blockbuster and top grossing movies but at the same time she has also been part of films that were box-office bombs.
Filmography of Tyra Banks includes top grossing films ‘Coyote Ugly’ (2000) and ‘Halloween: Resurrection’ as well as commercial failures like ‘Love Stinks’ (1999) and ‘Eight Crazy Nights’ (2002).
Violet Sanford moves to New York to achieve her goal of becoming a songwriter. She gets a job as barmaid in the hot-spot nightclub ‘Coyote Ugly’, where a bunch of vivacious women wildly entice the customers with their antics. As she earns notoriety at the bar, her aspirations are sidelined; however, a friend helps her render her songs in her own voice.