In 2003, Beckford appeared on the ABC celeb reality show I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!. In September 2008, he lent his support to the National RESPECT! Campaign against domestic violence, recording a voice message for the Giverespect.org Web site talking about the importance of respecting one another.
Beckford is currently co-hosting the reality series Make Me a Supermodel on the television channel Bravo. He also judged and mentored the first few episodes of the Australian version of Make Me a Supermodel with model and former Miss Universe Jennifer Hawkins.