Most of the times, celebrities try to hide their personal life secrets, but somehow truth finds its way out. Timothy MacKenzie Gunn, better known as Tim Gunn is a versatile personality in the world of fashion had a hard time coming out as a gay as he was raised in an intensely homophobic household but did it anyway. He is famous for his work as a mentor on Project Runway and as a former dean of Parson The New School for Design, who gives fashion tips to President of USA.
Career and Professional Life:
In the beginning, Tim Gunn served as a director of admissions for the Corcoran. He began to work at Parsons in 1982 and acted as an associate dean and then sat at Fashion Design Department chair. He was credited with ‘retooling and invigorating’ the curriculum for the 21st century and started appearing on Project Runway during its first season in 2004.
Later, he debuted his own show named Tim Gunn’s Guide to Style in 2007, on the Bravo television network and also became an executive producer for Project Runway. Moreover, he guest starred on several episodes of How I Met Your Mother along with the 6th episode of Gossip Girl. On a show with Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy asked him as if Gunn could give some fashion tips to Donald Trump. Well, being a fashion expert, he advised the now-president about his suit.
How much is His Net Worth?
Being a famed American fashion consultant, television personality, actor, and author, it is for sure that his net worth counts in millions. Also renowned for expertise in Fashion and his appearance in different television shows, he has defined how the generation understand style. With all his career and project works, he has been able to raise his net worth of 15 million dollars.
He has also received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Host for a Reality program in 2013.
Is Tim Gunn married?
The 64 years old fashion expert Gunn is not just talented but also has an impressive personality. His identity as a pioneer in designing earned him a huge number of female fans who even approached him. He might have broken a lot of hearts when he identified himself as a gay. He admits that most of the good people are gay and he is proud to be among them.
According to some wiki sites, Gunn has not been in a relationship since the early 1980’s, following the sudden breakup of six years of relationship. Though he is not in contact with his former partner, he still loves him the same as he did before.
Since his breakup after a long-term relationship, there isn’t much to know about his relationship and current partner. It’s not clear if he has any plans regarding finding a spouse but is in contact with the gay community. He has already reached the age and acquired much success in the career, so no other time could be better for him to get married and enjoy the happy family life.
A Short Bio of Tim Gunn:
Tim Gunn with his birth name is Timothy MacKenzie Gunn and was born and raised in Washington D.C., U.S. He stepped in this earth on July 29, 1953, that makes his age stand at 64. In the family, he has a sister named Kim Gundy, and their parents are, Nancy and George William Gunn. Back in his high school, he was a champion swimmer. He went to Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington and received a BFA in Sculpture. He belongs to white ethnicity and measures 5 feet and 11 inches in height which suits him perfectly.