Date of Birth: July 29, 1953
Nationality: Washington, DC
Remarkable style adviser cum fashionable star, Tim Gunn has amassed a net worth of over $17 million. He made this fortune by hosting, creating and acting in many television reality programs.
During his studying at college, he felt a passion for design and sculpture. Soon enough he set up his own sculpture workshop and took a job teaching design and working in campus covers. In 1983, he was hired as an Assistant Director of Admissions at the Parsons School for Design. He was the associate leader there from 1989 to 2000 and later he became the chairperson.
In 2004, he began working with the well-known reality TV show Project Runway. The show went for a total of 16 seasons which made him quite successful in the US. He then became the Creative Director for Liz Claiborne. He has talked widely on style and design and operated Parsons’ profound part in putting America on the global design map. His interviews have emerged in a distinct series of magazines.
He also starred on his own show, Guide to Style in 2007. As of 2009, he labored as graduation spokesman at the Corcoran College and earned an honorary doctorate from the establishment. Other than that, he is the author of five books and a voice actor for several pictures. He makes cameo appearances in such movies and TV series, like Drop Dead Diva (2009), Sex and the City 2 (2010), Sesame Street (2013), Sofia the First (2013-2018) and more. He also took part in producing Under the Gunn (2014), For Francis (2014), Project Runway (2011-2017).