Tyra Banks (b. 1973) is a supermodel who hosts the reality series America’s Top Model & is the host of her own syndicated talk show The Tyra Show.
Tyra made a brief cameo alongside Cindy Crawford & Baby Bear in Elmopalooza.
She & Elmo introduced a segment listing the winners of the "Children’s Emmy Awards", during the 2007 broadcast of the Daytime Emmy Awards.
In EPISODE 4160 of SESAME STREET, she presented the word "struggle". She later taped a season 44 segment with Abby Cadabby & a letter Z. Although it wasn’t televised during the season, it appeared online through SESAME STREET’s YouTube Channel. (YouTube)
On December 3rd, 2009, Elmo, Rosita & Cookie Monster appeared on her show to promote SESAME STREET’s 40th anniversary, & Elmo went for a bite of Tyra’s neck.