Tyrese Darnell Gibson, also known simply as Tyrese, is an American Grammy-nominated R&B singer-songwriter, actor, author, television producer, former fashion model and MTV VJ. He is best known for his role as Roman Pearce in the Fast and Furious series. After releasing several albums, he transitioned into films, with lead roles in several major Hollywood releases.
- Born: December 30, 1978 (age 40), Watts
- Spouse: Norma Gibson (2007-12-02 to 2009-08-20 - Marriage)
- Aliases: Black Ty, Black-Ty, Chocolate Ty, Tyrese, Tyrese Darnell Gibson
- Children: Shayla Somer Gibson
- Height: 5′ 11″ (1.797m)
- Genre: Hip hop music
- Websites: http://tyreseonline.com/