She won both of her Grand Slam mixed doubles titles with Max Mirnyi.
2. One of her two runner-up finishes also came alongside Mirnyi, in the 1999 Australian Open final. They lost to … David Adams and Mariann de Swardt.
3. Her recent New York Fashion Week show, for the Signature Statement line from HSN, was famously attended by Anna Wintour and Caroline Wozniacki. Actor Marlon Wayans also appeared, if to far less fanfare.
4. Serena featured one plus-size model in that show, the size-14 Denise Bidot, and she rocked the runway, drawing applause after appearing.
Tyson Beckford spotted filming movie in the Bronx
Male supermodel-turned-actor Tyson Beckford returned to the borough of his youth Tuesday to shoot scenes for his forthcoming film “No Black Girls, Please.”
He’s back in the Bronx, brushing up for the big screen.
Supermodel-turned-actor Tyson Beckford returned to the borough of his youth Tuesday to shoot scenes for his forthcoming film “No Black Girls, Please.”
The 43-year-old chiseled hunk was spotted outside Good To Go in Morris Park with co-star and fellow model Sessilee Lopez, filming a few takes for the movie, which will highlight the seedy side of the fashion world.
It’s about a girl from the Bronx that rises to the top of the fashion industry,” said producer Datari Turner, an ex-model.
“But there’s a lot more to it than just beauty,” Turner said. “There’s a whole underworld that people don’t see.”