NFL Star Odell Beckham Jr. and ‘Love Island USA’ Personality Kordell Beckham’s Family Guide
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NFL Star Odell Beckham Jr. and ‘Love Island USA’ Personality Kordell Beckham’s Family Guide

NFL Star Odell Beckham Jr and Love Island USA Personality A Guide to Kordell Beckham's Family

Odell Beckham Jr., Kordell Beckham Phillip Faraone/VF24/Getty Images for Vanity Fair;Ben Symons/Peacock

Odell Beckham Jr. is the older brother of four siblings – including Love Island USA star Cordell Beckham.

Beckham Jr. was born in 1992 to a family Heather Van Norman AND Odell Beckham Sr.who later separated. Van Norman married Derreck’s Mills and welcomed a daughter, Jasmyne, in 2002. Beckham Sr. has three children of his own: Kordell, Sonny, and Summer, born in 2002, 2014, and 2018, respectively.

While Beckham Jr. became an NFL star currently playing for the Miami Dolphins, his brother Kordell joined Love Island USA season 6 in June 2024.

Although Beckham Jr. has yet to comment on Kordell’s reality show fame, Love Island associate Connor Newsum said Kordell isn’t a fan of the “fangirl tension” that comes with talking about his older brother.

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“We haven’t really talked about it much,” Newsum said in an exclusive interview Us Weekly in July 2024. “We said, ‘This is really cool.’ We’re all big football fans.”

Scroll down to learn more about Beckham Jr. and Kordell’s family guide:

Heather Van Norman

Before becoming a mother, Van Norman was an athlete and competed in the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona as a member of the 4×100-meter relay team. Van Norman currently serves as an ambassador for the Black Women’s Health Imperative (BWHI) with the NFLPA and the NFL.

In the 2018 documentary series I am More: OBJBeckham Jr. admits he’s a ‘mama’s boy’

“My mom worked very, very hard to be able to provide for me,” he explained. “(She) put me in the best situation and made sure I was always taken care of, made sure I was loved. There’s nothing that makes me happier than seeing my mom smile… I just want to make my mom proud.”

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Odell Beckham Sr.

NFL Star Odell Beckham Jr and Love Island USA Personality A Guide to Kordell Beckham's FamilyNFL Star Odell Beckham Jr and Love Island USA Personality A Guide to Kordell Beckham's Family

Courtesy of Odell Beckham Sr./Instagram

Before becoming a father, Beckham Sr. played football at Louisiana State University and played professionally in the Canadian Football League. After retiring from football, Beckham Sr. became CEO of Odell Beckham Brands, a line of men’s grooming products.

Beckham Sr. was a huge support to his son during his football journey.

“It’s something that has never happened in my family,” Beckham Sr. told The Guardian in 2014. Marshall’s Message Messenger before his son was drafted into the NFL. “The chain has been broken and I’m very excited. That’s what I want as a parent. Parents always want their kids to have more, go further and be better.”

Jasmine Mills

Van Norman and Derek welcomed their daughter Jasmyne in 2002. According to her LinkedIn page, Jasmyne graduated from Arizona State University in May 2024.

“It is with great sadness that I must say that I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design and a minor in Business from Arizona State University!! So grateful for ASU; the epitome of a college experience,” she wrote in a LinkedIn post at the time. “I am so grateful for all the wonderful people I have met along the way. Here’s to ASU and an exciting next chapter ahead! Forever proud to be a Sun Devil, Forks up!!”

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Sonny Odell Beckham

Beckham Sr. welcomed Sonny into the world in 2014. Sonny has continued to show support to both of his older brothers, Odell and Kordell.

In June 2024, Sonny published Love Island USA promotional poster with the caption: “Love Island Season 6! Go Bubba Kordell!!”

Sonny has also attended many of Odell’s games, as can be seen on his Instagram.

“What a blessing to be here today. I got to see Bubba score a touchdown and be with him on his birthday. Truly blessed,” Sonny wrote on Instagram in November 2023. “Couldn’t have asked for a better day. Now time for a nap.”

Summer Odalis Beckham

Beckham Sr. welcomed his daughter Summer in 2018. Summer was born four years before Odell welcomed his first son, Zydn, in February 2022.

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Zydn Beckham

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Courtesy of Odell Beckham Jr./Instagram

Odell and his ex-girlfriend Lauren Wood welcomed their son Zydn in February 2022.

“I knew for a long time that I would become a father because I love children so much. They are close to me,” Odell said People in an October 2022 interview. “It was the biggest blessing of my life. I always knew it would be, but it really felt different when I held him.”