Hillary and Bill Clinton’s nephew is making headlines – for being hot.
Tyler Clinton is a fashion model signed with IMG Models. The modeling agency announced it was representing Tyler on April 4.
Tyler, 22, the only son of Bill Clinton’s only sibling, has appeared at his famous aunt and uncle’s sides many times over the years at public appearances. However, the internet is seeing him in a new light, now that he’s grown and developing a modeling career.
IMG Models gives the following stats for Tyler Clinton: He is 5 foot 11.5 inches tall with a 30.5 inch waist. His eyes are blue-green, and his hair color is light brown
Here’s what you need to know:
1. Tyler Is the Son of Bill Clinton’s Younger Half Brother, Roger
According to TMZ, Tyler is the son of Bill Clinton’s brother, Roger Clinton. TMZ reported that Tyler has moved to New York to pursue his modeling career.
Roger Clinton, a singer and actor, is the only sibling of President Bill Clinton. He is the son of Bill’s stepfather, Roger Clinton Sr., and Bill Clinton’s mother, Virginia. He is 10 years younger than his brother, and he lives in a house owned by Bill Clinton.
Tyler posted a throwback photo on Instagram with his mother:
According to W Magazine, Roger is “the former president’s 60-year-old half brother.” Roger Clinton married Tyler’s mother, Molly, in 2004, but the couple is divorced. Roger Clinton also has a daughter Macy with a woman named Martha Spivey.
W Magazine reports that the modeling agency that signed Tyler is home to some of modeling’s biggest names; among them, Gigi Hadid, Bella Hadid, Ashley Graham, and Karlie Kloss.
2. Bill Clinton Spoke at Tyler’s College Graduation Ceremony
Tyler Clinton appears to be close to his famous uncle, judging from social media posts and photos from over the years. (He captioned one Instagram photo with Bill “boys’ day.”)
Tyler graduated from Loyola Marymount University in California in May 2016, and “his uncle Bill gave the commencement address at his graduation,” W Magazine reports.
According to the Los Angeles Times, Bill Clinton told the Loyola students to “’set the world on fire’ with their dreams and passions.”
3. Tyler Was Frequently Photographed With Bill & Hillary Clinton Growing Up
When Bill Clinton received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Tyler wrote on Instagram, “Congrats Uncle Bill you really deserve it.”
As a child, Tyler was pictured at the Clintons’ side in official moments:
4. Tyler Was Once Arrested in Connection With a Bar Fight, Although No Charges Were Ever Filed, Reports Say
Tyler has had brushes of controversy. RadarOnline reported two days after the 2016 presidential election that Tyler Clinton, 22, “was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after allegedly striking a man over the head with a bottle in a violent bar brawl.”
The site obtained a mugshot of Clinton, but said the Orange County District Attorney’s Office declined to press charges against Tyler Clinton in the incident. Roger Clinton has had his own troubles with the law after being accused of DUI, reported RadarOnline. According to The Washington Post, Roger Clinton was also “arrested for selling cocaine to an undercover police officer” years ago and was ultimately pardoned by Bill Clinton.
5. Tyler Drew Admiring Social Media Attention After the Democratic National Attention
The burst of media attention over Tyler’s signing by IMG was not the first time the Internet noticed his good looks.
According to US Magazine, eagle-eyed social media users spotted Tyler giving Hillary Clinton a hug and kiss at the Democratic National Convention after her acceptance speech.
Some social media users at the time dubbed him a “NILF” and modeling photos of Tyler surfaced, reported US.