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Tyson Beckford

$25,000 Runway Lessons

For Rich Kids

8/24/2012 3:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Supermodel Tyson Beckford's runway skills can now be purchased for $25,000 -- at least that's what some rich kid/aspiring model paid the guy recently ... to share his Zoolander wisdom.

The kid's name is Adam Sabbagh -- who you might recognize as the guy who purchased David Beckham's custom Porsche for $227,000 last year -- and we're told, the 26-year-old reached out to Tyson a couple weeks ago for some modeling pointers.

According to sources, Adam offered to pay Tyson $25,000 for his troubles -- and Tyson champed at the bit, agreeing to give Adam one coaching session at his NYC apartment on Wednesday in exchange for the fee.

We're told the class went off without a hitch, and now, Adam's hoping to land a modeling gig at NY Fashion Week next month.

MONEY WELL SPENT, RIGHT?

31 COMMENTS

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1.

EggsOverEasy    

Two really bad investments.. the Porsche was vulgar, and if he was a little bit cooler, Tyson probably would have done it for a joint.. What a chump.. Now I have to sit here and figure out how I can get some of this kid's money..

734 days ago
2.

Truth    

WOW, LOOK AT THAT APARTMENT... LOOKS LIKE THE DUDE REALLY NEEDED THE RENT MONEY. GUESS THAT GAY BOOK HE WAS PUSHING AINT WORKING OUT. #TRUTH!!

734 days ago
3.

Ashley     

People helping each other and getting along
That's nice.

734 days ago
4.

Ashley     

I'm sure someone
has something negative to say about this.
Wait for it, waiting for it
go!

734 days ago
5.

Phreaky    

LMAO @ Vinnie Barbarino thinking he is a "model"
hahahahahahhahaha

734 days ago
6.

Anne    

Adam, work on not looking like such a tool. Fugly rat-eyed horse face. Please...just stay in the Porsche with tinted windows. It's a much better look for you, and passersby still get to keep the illusion that someone hot may be inside.

734 days ago
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Kev the Realist    

Now if someone can give him lessons on how not to look like a gay dbag. the haircut and mannerisms are a dead giveaway. Money doesn't buy class and if you are that desperate to get into modeling that you need to spend $25k for a single lesson, you are an idiot... a rich idiot but a self absorbed idiot anyway.

733 days ago
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Anonymous    

I overheard Tyson Beckford's best advice to him: You have to blow EVERYONE, male or female.

733 days ago
9.

stu    

Is that what they call u escorts now Tyson? What else did ur fine a$$ do for 25k?
Tyson will keep the truth from u like he did this dude="U AIN'T MODEL MATERIAL".

733 days ago
10.

stu    

in the 1st pic Tyson is eager to get the deed done.

733 days ago
11.

Hernan    

Madam Sabbagh is such a joke he makes me want to cry.

733 days ago
12.

stu    

collar up is soooooooooo 1980's.

733 days ago
13.

Kabala    

Tyson doesn't look that great in those pics.

733 days ago
14.

stu    

Harvey is Tyson's roommate.

733 days ago
15.

Action Jackson    

Looks like Sachsa Baron Cohen has a new character!

733 days ago
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