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Tim Gunn

Biography

Served being a coach for aspiring trend designers on the display Task Runway, where he popularized the term “Make it happen.” He became the principle Creative Official for Liz Claiborne and was also the previous chair of style Style at Parons THE BRAND NEW School for Style. He went to Corcoran University of Artwork and Style, where he examined sculpture. In 2011, he performed the type Henri in the film The Smurfs. He and his prior partner were jointly for over five years, but finished their romantic relationship in the first ’90s. He made an appearance on Sex and the town 2 with Sarah Jessica Parker.

Quick Facts


Full Name Tim Gunn
Date Of Birth July 29, 1953
Place Of Birth Washington, DC
Height 1.88 m
Profession TV Show Host
Education Corcoran School of the Arts and Design
Nationality American
Parents Nancy Gunn, George William Gunn
Awards Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality-Competition Program, PGA Television Producer of the Year Award - Competition Television, PGA Producer of the Year Award in Live Entertainment And Competition Television
Movies Sofia The First: Once Upon A Princess, Teen Spirit, The Smurfs
TV Shows Tim Gunn's Guide to Style, Models of the Runway, The Revolution, Under the Gunn, Project Runway, Sofia the First, Project Runway: Junior, Zoolander: Super Model, Project Runway: Under the Gunn, Project Runway: Social Thread
Star Sign Leo

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#Fact
1Set to star in a new reality-TV spinoff of Project Runway (2004) entitled "Under the Gunn", produced by The Weinstein Company for the Lifetime network.
2Abrams Image Publishers released Tim Gunn's book "A Guide to Quality, Taste and Style", co-written with Kate Moloney. While on tour in Palm Springs, California, the nearby city of Palm Desert honored him with an official resolution declaring the day of his visit, April 27, 2007 "Timothy M. Gunn Day". Film maker R. Christian Anderson, who made the presentation, also gave Mr. Gunn a certificate from the city of Palm Springs and a plaque from the city of Rancho Mirage "in recognition of his career achievements". [April 2007]
3As of March 2007 left Parsons to become the Chief Creative Director of Liz Claiborne Inc.
42000-2007: Chair of the Department of Fashion Design at Parsons The New School for Design.


Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Project Runway2011-2016TV Series producer - 96 episodes
Project Runway Junior2015TV Series executive producer - 2015-2016
For Francis2014Short executive producer
Under the Gunn2014TV Series executive producer - 13 episodes
Guide to Style2007-2008TV Series executive producer - 9 episodes

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mickey and the Roadster Racers2017TV SeriesRobbie Roberts
Sofia the First2013-2016TV SeriesBaileywick
The Real O'Neals2016TV SeriesTim Gunn
Inside Amy Schumer2015TV SeriesWillenby
How I Met Your Mother2010-2014TV SeriesTim Gunn
Family Guy2013TV SeriesTim Gunn
Sesame Street2013TV SeriesWilliam 'Bill' Ding
The Cleveland Show2012TV SeriesTim Gunn
Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess2012TV MovieBaileywick (voice)
Teen Spirit2011TV MovieSupervisor J-3
The Smurfs2011Henri
Sex and the City 22010Tim Gunn
Drop Dead Diva2009TV SeriesTim Gunn
Ugly Betty2007TV SeriesFashion TV Reporter

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Guide to StyleTV Series 1 episode, 2008 writer - 5 episodes, 2007 - 2008 creator - 4 episodes, 2007 - 2008
An Apology to the Dead2006

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sofia the First2013TV Series performer - 2 episodes

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
An Apology to the Dead2006

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Project Runway2004-2010TV Series special thanks - 86 episodes
Project Runway: All-Star Challenge2009TV Special special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Harry2017TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2016TV SeriesHimself - Judge / Himself - Guest
The Daily Show2008-2016TV SeriesHimself
Nightcap2016TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
Project Runway2004-2016TV SeriesHimself - Mentor / Himself - Co-Host & Mentor / Himself / ...
The Insider2014-2016TV SeriesHimself
2016 Creative Arts Emmys2016TV MovieHimself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Production Design for a Variety, Nonfiction, Event or Award Special and Outstanding Production Design for a Variety, Nonfiction, Reality or Reality-Competition Series
Access Hollywood2008-2016TV SeriesHimself
Zoolander: Super Model2016TV MovieHimself (2016)
The Meredith Vieira Show2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
Fashion Police2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest Co-Host
The Biggest Loser2009-2016TV SeriesHimself - Fashion Stylist / Himself
Rachael Ray2007-2016TV SeriesHimself
Project Runway Junior2015TV SeriesHimself - Host
Late Night with Seth Meyers2015TV SeriesHimself
Access Hollywood Live2015TV SeriesHimself
Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest, We Are Family
2015 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2015TV MovieHimself - Co-Nominated: Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program (credit only)
Entertainment Tonight2007-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Co-Host, Project Runway
The View2007-2015TV SeriesHimself
Today2007-2015TV SeriesHimself
Fashion News Live2013-2015TV SeriesHimself
Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2014TV SeriesHimself
Do I Sound Gay?2014DocumentaryHimself
Chelsea Lately2012-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Outstanding Makeup for a Miniseries or a Movie (Non-Prosthetic) / Outstanding Makeup for a Single-Camera Series (Non-Prosthetic) / Outstanding Makeup for a Multi-Camera Series or Special (Non-Prosthetic) / ...
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver2014TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Game Night2014TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
It Got Better2014TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Under the Gunn2014TV SeriesHimself - Host
The Doctors2014TV SeriesHimself
E! News Special: Closet Envy2014TV MovieHimself
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Stylist
The Soup2014TV SeriesHimself / Future Future Justin Bieber
Katie2014TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2009-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards2013TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Outstanding Choreography
2013 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2013TV SpecialHimself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Picture Editing for Reality Programming / Outstanding Picture Editing for Nonfiction Programming / Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Drama Series / ...
Larry King Now2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Anderson Live2013TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2006-2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself / Himself - Co-Host
The Revolution2012TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host
Fashion Victims2012Video documentary shortHimself
2011: Year in Review2011TV SpecialHimself
Rove LA2011TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2008-2011TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Lopez Tonight2011TV SeriesHimself
Oscars Red Carpet 20112011TV Special
The Oprah Winfrey Show2011TV SeriesHimself
Conan2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Gossip Girl2010TV SeriesHimself
Larry King Live2010TV SeriesHimself
The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
America: The Story of Us2010TV Series documentaryHimself
I Get That a Lot2010TV SeriesHimself
The Bonnie Hunt Show2008-2010TV SeriesHimself
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire2009-2010TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Question Presenter
The 36th Annual People's Choice Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
Biography2009TV Series documentaryHimself - Project Runway
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien2009TV SeriesHimself
Project Runway: All-Star Challenge2009TV SpecialHimself - Mentor
A-List Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
Media City2009TV SeriesHimself
81st Annual Academy Awards Pre-Show2009TV SpecialHimself - Host
The Oscars Red Carpet 20092009TV MovieHimself
Guide to Style2007-2008TV SeriesHimself - Host
The Replacements2008TV SeriesHimself
American Dad!2008TV SeriesHimself
E! True Hollywood Story2008TV Series documentaryHimself
CBS News Sunday Morning2008TV SeriesHimself
TV Guide Live at the Emmy Awards2008TV SpecialHimself
A-List Awards2008TV SpecialHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2006-2008TV SeriesHimself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2008TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2007TV SeriesHimself
Drinks with LX2007TV SeriesHimself
The Colbert Report2006TV SeriesHimself
The Megan Mullally Show2006TV SeriesHimself
17th Annual GLAAD Media Awards2006TV SpecialHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Insider2016TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2014-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Co-Host, Project Runway
Morning Express with Robin Meade2014TV SeriesHimself
Gossip Girl: XO XO2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2011TV SeriesHimself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition ProgramProject Runway (2004)· Heidi Klum

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition ProgramProject Runway (2004)· Heidi Klum
2016Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Reality Competition ProgramProject Runway (2004)· Harvey Weinstein (executive producer)
· Bob Weinstein (executive producer)
· Jonathan Murray (executive producer)
· Sara Rea (executive producer)
· Heidi Klum (executive producer)
· Jane Cha Cutler (executive producer)
· Desiree Gruber (executive producer)
· Eli Lehrer (executive producer)
· Mary Donahue (executive producer)
· David Hillman (executive producer)
· Patrick Reardon (executive producer)
· Barbara Schneeweiss (executive producer)
· Gil Goldschein (co-executive producer)
· Teri Weideman (co-executive producer)
· Cosmo DeCeglie (supervising producer)
· Sue Kinkead (supervising producer)
· Sasha
2016PGA AwardPGA AwardsOutstanding Producer of Competition TelevisionProject Runway (2004)· Jonathan Murray
· Sara Rea
· Desiree Gruber
· Jane Cha Cutler
· Heidi Klum
· Teri Weideman
2015Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition ProgramProject Runway (2004)· Heidi Klum
2015Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Reality-Competition ProgramProject Runway (2004)· Jonathan Murray (executive producer)
· Sara Rea (executive producer)
· Harvey Weinstein (executive producer)
· Bob Weinstein (executive producer)
· Meryl Poster (executive producer)
· Heidi Klum (executive producer)
· Mary Donahue (executive producer)
· Jane Cha Cutler (executive producer)
· David Hillman (executive producer)
· Barbara Schneeweiss (executive producer)
· Eli Lehrer (executive producer)
· Desiree Gruber (executive producer)
· Gil Goldschein (co-executive producer)
· Teri Weideman (co-executive producer)
· Sue Kinkead (supervising producer)
· Cosmo DeCeglie (supervising producer)
· Sasha Al
2015PGA AwardPGA AwardsOutstanding Producer of Competition TelevisionProject Runway (2004)· Jane Cha Cutler
· Desiree Gruber
· Heidi Klum
· Jonathan Murray
· Sara Rea
· Teri Weideman
2014Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition ProgramProject Runway (2004)· Heidi Klum
2014Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Reality-Competition ProgramProject Runway (2004)· Harvey Weinstein (executive producer)
· Bob Weinstein (executive producer)
· Meryl Poster (executive producer)
· Jonathan Murray (executive producer)
· Sara Rea (executive producer)
· Heidi Klum (executive producer)
· Jane Cha Cutler (executive producer)
· Desiree Gruber (executive producer)
· Rob Sharenow (executive producer)
· Gena McCarthy (executive producer)
· David Hillman (executive producer)
· Barbara Schneeweiss (executive producer)
· Gil Goldschein (co-executive producer)
· Teri Weideman (co-executive producer)
· Rebecca Taylor (senior producer)
· Sasha Alpert (producer)
2014BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a New Television SeriesSofia the First (2013)· Ariel Winter
· Darcy Rose Byrnes
· Sara Ramirez
· Travis Willingham
· Jess Harnell
· Zach Callison
· Wayne Brady
· Meghan Strange
· Ashley Eckstein
2014PGA AwardPGA AwardsOutstanding Producer of Competition TelevisionProject Runway (2004)· Jane Cha Cutler
· Desiree Gruber
· Heidi Klum
· Jonathan Murray
· Sara Rea
· Colleen Sands
2013Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Reality-Competition ProgramProject Runway (2004)· Heidi Klum (executive producer)
· Harvey Weinstein (executive producer)
· Bob Weinstein (executive producer)
· Meryl Poster (executive producer)
· Jonathan Murray (executive producer)
· Jane Cha Cutler (executive producer)
· Sara Rea (executive producer)
· Colleen Sands (executive producer)
· Rob Sharenow (executive producer)
· Gena McCarthy (executive producer)
· David Hillman (executive producer)
· Desiree Gruber (executive producer)
· Barbara Schneeweiss (executive producer)
· Gil Goldschein (co-executive producer)
· Teri Weideman (supervising producer)
2013BTVA Special/DVD Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a TV Special/Direct-to-DVD Title or Theatrical ShortSofia the First: Once Upon a Princess (2012)· Ariel Winter
· Sara Ramirez
· Travis Willingham
· Darcy Rose Byrnes
· Zach Callison
· Jess Harnell
· Wayne Brady
· Meghan Strange
· Ashley Eckstein
· Jim Cummings
· Tress MacNeille
· Barbara Dirickson
· Russi Taylor
· Jennifer Hale
2013PGA AwardPGA AwardsOutstanding Producer of Competition TelevisionProject Runway (2004)· Heidi Klum
· Jane Cha Cutler
· Sara Rea
· Jonathan Murray
· Desiree Gruber
· Colleen Sands
2012Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Reality-Competition ProgramProject Runway (2004)· Barbara Schneeweiss (executive producer)
· Gil Goldschein (co-executive producer)
· Lisa Fletcher (supervising producer)
· Desiree Gruber (executive producer)
· Harvey Weinstein (executive producer)
· Colleen Sands (co-executive producer)
· Sara Rea (executive producer)
· Heidi Klum (executive producer)
· Jonathan Murray (executive producer)
· David Hillman (executive producer)
· Bob Weinstein (executive producer)
· Meryl Poster (executive producer)
· Jane Cha Cutler (executive producer)
· Rob Sharenow (executive producer)
· Gena McCarthy (executive producer)
2012OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Host or Panelist in a Non-Fiction ProgramProject Runway (2004)
2012PGA AwardPGA AwardsOutstanding Producer of Competition TelevisionProject Runway (2004)· Jane Cha Cutler
· Desiree Gruber
· Heidi Klum
· Jonathan Murray
· Sara Rea
· Colleen Sands


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#Quote
1Plenty of people will try to sabotage you; you can't be one of them.
2Make it work!

#Trademark
1The verb "work" as an all-purpose, as in "Make it work!" or "That doesn't work for me". Also, saying words in triplets, as in "Go, go, go!", "You have to run, run run"

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