Tyra Banks’ boyfriend is an ace photographer and the father of their adorable son, York. You can see his stunning work in many of the most prestigious magazines in the world like Vogue, Elle, and Allure. He has a modest net worth of $3.0 million and lives in Los Angeles with his two daughters from previous relationships.
Tyra Banks is back as host and main judge of her hit show, America’s Next Top Model. She is also the newest host for America’s Got Talent. While Banks is very busy with her career, she has managed to keep her personal life largely out of the public eye. Who is Tyra Banks dating? Read on to know more about Tyra Banks’ boyfriend in our Erik Asla wiki.
He is from Norway
Tyra Banks’ boyfriend is originally from the Scandinavian country of Norway. Erik Asla is a photographer and, after moving to Los Angeles, was hired as a photo assistant for photographer, Herb Ritts. Asla has a Twitter account, where describes himself as a “photographer, father, dreamer.” Though he started out as an assistant, Asla had a passion for learning and soon learned the tricks of the photography trade. Today, his work can be seen in prestigious publications like Bazaar, Allure, Glamour, Elle, Marie Claire, GQ Australia, The New York Times Magazine, Vanity Fair, and Vogue. Erik Asla’s net worth is about $3.0 million, which is far less than Banks’ worth of $90.0 million.
When Asla Met Banks
His website gives details of his work and has many photos of his famous girlfriend. Banks met Asla on the set of Norway’s Next Top Model. They were soon spotted holding hands and kissing during a lunch date. Erik Asla’s age is reported to be 51.
Overjoyed with Their Baby’s Arrival
Asla became the proud father of a baby boy named York Banks Asla in 2016, via surrogate. Banks posted a cute picture of a baby’s hat on her Instagram account captioned, “The best present we worked and prayed so hard for is finally here. He’s got my fingers and big eyes and his daddy Erik’s mouth and chin. As we thank the angel of a woman that carried our miracle baby boy for us, we pray for everyone who struggles to reach this joyous milestone. York Banks Asla, welcome to the world.”
A Gifted Photographer
Their son isn’t Erik Asla’s first child. According to sources, he already has two daughters who live in Los Angeles with him, and whom Tyra Banks adores. About the birth of his son, Asla wrote, “Witnessing the dawn of life is possibly life’s greatest gift.”
He is a gifted photographer who takes fantastic pictures. Just take a look Erik Asla’s Instagram account to see what we mean! With his sense of art and Banks herself being a work of art, they are a match made in heaven!