• Samantha Lee Gibson is married to Tyrese Gibson, an actor
• She has an estimated net worth of approximately $1 million
• She has mixed ethnicity and dark hair and brown eyes
• She is married to Tyrese Gibson and they have one daughter
• Tyrese is an acclaimed actor known for projects such as “Baby Boy”, “Fast and Furious” and “Black and Blue”

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Short Info

Net Worth$25 million, $25 million
Date Of BirthDecember 30, 1978
SpouseNorma Gibson, Samantha Lee Gibson, Norma Gibson
FactChildhood friend is Brandy.
PaymentsEarned $750,000 from 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003)

Samantha Lee Gibson Biography. Who is Tyrese Gibson’s ex-wife?

Unfortunately, we don’t have any exact information about the birthday of Samantha Lee, but apparently 28 October 1989; some sources say on 15 July – we do know that she was born in New Jersey, USA, making her American by nationality. Samantha is best known as the wife of Tyrese Gibson, an acclaimed actor, known for working on projects such as “Baby Boy”, “Fast and Furious” and “Black and Blue”. Being married to a famous person often put Samantha under the spotlight, and many are curious to find out more about her personal life, family and income, and we will discuss those subjects in this article.

Net Worth

So just how rich is Samantha Lee Gibson as of mid-2024? According to authoritative sources, she has a net worth of close to $1 million, whereas her husband has a reputed net worth of $3 million, accumulated from his career as an actor. However, the family hasn’t revealed any information about their assets such as houses and vehicles, but they were seemingly able to take care of themselves. Samantha hasn’t spoken about her own career., but apparently supported her husband.

Ethnicity and Background

Speaking about Lee’s ethnicity, she’s of mixed race, Jamaican and Ecuadorian, and has luscious dark hair, and brown eyes, which suits her complexion perfectly. Judging by the photos available on the internet, she has a fit figure, which indicates that she takes care of herself. Besides that, Samantha puts time and effort into the way she presents herself and is often praised for her fashion choices. Lee can often be seen alongside her husband on the red carpet, and occasionally does photoshoots.

During her pregnancy in 2018, the couple posed for “People” magazine: “I actually purposely stayed out of a lot of photos,” he says. “I told her this is a moment that I really wanted to capture with her and her daughter, baby Soraya, who is due at the end of September”, Tyrese said. Speaking about her experience with pregnancy, Samantha said that she would normally work really hard not to have a belly, adding that it’s been quite an experience seeing her baby grow.

Relationship Status

Despite being in the entertainment field, Samantha prefers keeping some things behind the scenes and remaining secretive on some subjects. However, some details from her personal life are well-known in the media. The couple married on 14 February 2017, and had their first child in October 2018. Tyrese has a daughter named Shayla from his previous marriage. However, the couple announced their separation in December 2020, T

Samantha Lee and Tyrese Gibson

Social Media

Samantha isn’t active on any social media, but her ex-husband is, on Twitter and Instagram. “Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.”, he tweeted adding a quote from the Bible. Being a Christian, Tyrese often posts faith-related quotes.


Being in the entertainment world, Tyrese Gibson is naturally active on Instagram, and uses it to communicate with his fans as well as to promote his work. Some of his most earlier posts include a photo of him and Samantha, with the caption reading “I love you with my whole heart!! Hahahahaha! So let’s get this right……….. We went half on a marriage and half on a baby that’s turning 1 on Oct 1st”. His fans seem to have loved the photo as they went on to leave numerous sweet messages, complimenting the couple. He also posted a video of his daughter blowing him a kiss. “Heart melting!”, one fan commented. Of course, most of that has changed.

Husband Tyrese Gibson Career

Tyrese is a Grammy nominated singer, songwriter and rapper, still best known as an actor. He was born on 30 December 1978, meaning that he’s 40 years old and his zodiac sign is Capricorn. He made his debut in 1996, when he joined the cast of “Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper”. Tyrese then followed by joining projects such as “2 Fast 2 Furious” and “Flight of the Phoenix”, playing the role of A.J. in the latter. In 2004, the actor could be seen in “Four Brothers”, working alongside Mark Wahlberg, André Benjamin and Garrett Hedlund, in the movie which follows the story of four adoptive brothers who investigate the murder of their mother.

In 2007 he had a smaller role in “Transformers”, and in 2013, the actor played a prominent role in “Fast & Furious 6”, starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Dwayne Johnson. Working on the mentioned project allowed Tyrese to gain more recognition and was an important part in his meteoric rise to fame. In 2017, Gibson played pastor Harris in “Star”, a drama musical series that follows the lives of three women from a musical trio based in Atlanta. In the same year, he worked on yet another movie from “Fast and Furious” franchise, “The Fate of the Furious”. Tyrese’s more recent TV appearances include  “Architectural Digest”(2021) and “Top Chef”(2023), plus films “Morbius” and  “The System” both in 2022, “The Collective” (2023) and “Bosco” in 2024.

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General Info

Full NameTyrese Gibson
Net Worth$25 million, $25 million
Salary$25 million
Date Of BirthDecember 30, 1978
Height1.8 m, 1.8 m
Weight172 lbs172 lbs
ProfessionScreenwriter, Television producer, Film producer, Author, Rapper, VJ, Actor, Model, Singer, Songwriter, Screenwriter, Television producer, Film producer, Author, Rapper, VJ, Actor, Model, Singer, Songwriter
EducationFlorida A&M University, Locke High School, Florida A&M University, Locke High School
NationalityAmerican, American


SpouseNorma Gibson, Samantha Lee Gibson, Norma Gibson
ChildrenShayla Somer Gibson, Shayla Somer Gibson
ParentsPriscilla Murray Gibson, Tyrone Gibson, Priscilla Murray Gibson, Tyrone Gibson


AwardsSoul Train Music Centric Certified Award, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Music Video, Soul Train Music Award for Song of the Year, American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B New Artist, Soul Train Music Centric Certified Award, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Music Video, Soul Train Music Award...
Music GroupsTGT, TGT
NominationsGrammy Award for Best R&B Album, Grammy Award for Best R&B Song, BET Award for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist, BET Centric Award, Grammy Award for Best Traditional R&B Performance, Billboard Music Award for Top R&B Album, Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance, Soul Train Music Award for Best R&...
MoviesFurious 7, 2 Fast 2 Furious, Fast Five, The Fate of the Furious, Baby Boy, Waist Deep, Four Brothers, Death Race, Fast & Furious 6, Transformers: The Last Knight, Flight of the Phoenix, Transformers, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Black Nativity, The Take, Legio...
TV ShowsIt's Not You, It's Men, It's Not You, It's Men

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