1. He’s Norwegian!
We don’t know much about Tyra’s boyfriend, but we do know he is from Norway. We have to say, Tyra’s dating one hot man!
2. He’s a photographer!
When he came to Los Angeles, he was hired as a photo assistant to renowned photographer Herb Ritts, according to his website. On his Twitter account, he describes himself as a “photographer, father, dreamer.” He adorably captioned an Instagram photo announcing the birth of his son, “Witnessing the dawn of life is quite possibly life’s greatest gift.”
3. His work has been published in countless magazines.
His photos have been published in magazines such as Allure, Bazaar, ELLE, Glamour, GQ Australia, Interview, The New York Times Magazine and Vanity Fair. What a resume! We bet he loves Tyra’s smize!
4. He’s been dating Tyra for over 2 years.
Back in Sept. 2015, Erik and Tyra had been dating for over two years. Tyra and Erik have wanted to start a family, and she struggled with fertility issues before Tyra and Erik welcomed their son via surrogate.
5. They have a Next Top Model connection!
Tyra is best known for being the the host of America’s Next Top Model. However, she met her beau on the set of Norway’s version of Top Model. How cute!
HollywoodLifers, what do you think of Tyra’s boyfriend? Were you shocked by their baby news? Let us know!