Tim Gunn

Tim Gunn

Date of Birth

Birthday: July 29
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

American fashion icon, actor and television personality Timothy M. "Tim" Gunn is the on-air mentor to fashion designers on reality competition show Project Runway.

When Gunn's popularity soared on the Runway, Bravo created the spin-off Tim Gunn's Guide to Style — and Gunn penned the book A Guide to Quality, Taste and Style.

He also lends his talents to Disney Junior television show Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess, voicing the the castle's steward Baileywick.

American fashion icon, actor and television personality Timothy M. "Tim" Gunn is the on-air mentor to fashion designers on reality competition show Project Runway.

When Gunn's popularity soared on the Runway, Bravo created the spin-off Tim Gunn's Guide to Style — and Gunn penned the book A Guide to Quality, Taste and Style.

He also lends his talents to Disney Junior television show Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess, voicing the the castle's steward Baileywick.

Gunn served on the faculty of Parsons The New School for Design from 1982 to 2007 and served as chair of fashion design at the school from August 2000 to March 2007. He later joined Liz Claiborne as its chief creative officer.

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Awards & Nominations

13 Nominations | 1 Emmy
Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program - 2018
  • Nominee
  • Tim Gunn, Co-Host
  • Project Runway
  • Lifetime
  • Bunim/Murray Productions, Full Picture Entertainment, Heidi Klum Company
Outstanding Reality-Competition Program - 2018
  • Nominee
  • Tim Gunn, Producer
  • Project Runway
  • Lifetime
  • Bunim/Murray Productions, Full Picture Entertainment, Heidi Klum Company
Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program - 2017
  • Nominee
  • Tim Gunn, Co-Host
  • Project Runway
  • Lifetime
  • The Weinstein Company, Bunim/Murray Productions, Full Picture Entertainment and Heidi Klum Company
Outstanding Reality-Competition Program - 2017
  • Nominee
  • Tim Gunn, Producer
  • Project Runway
  • Lifetime
  • The Weinstein Company, Bunim/Murray Productions, Full Picture Entertainment and Heidi Klum Company
Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program - 2016
  • Nominee
  • Tim Gunn, Co-Host
  • Project Runway
  • Lifetime
  • The Weinstein Company
Outstanding Reality-Competition Program - 2016
  • Nominee
  • Tim Gunn, Producer
  • Project Runway
  • Lifetime
  • The Weinstein Company
Outstanding Reality-Competition Program - 2015
  • Nominee
  • Tim Gunn, Producer
  • Project Runway
  • Lifetime
  • The Weinstein Company, Bunim/Murray Productions and Full Picture Entertainment
Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program - 2015
  • Nominee
  • Tim Gunn, Co-Host
  • Project Runway
  • Lifetime
  • The Weinstein Company, Bunim/Murray Productions and Full Picture Entertainment
Outstanding Reality - Competition Program - 2013
  • Nominee
  • Tim Gunn
  • Project Runway
  • Lifetime
  • The Weinstein Company, Miramax Films, Bunim-Murray Productions and Full Picture
Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program - 2013
  • Winner
  • Tim Gunn, Host
  • Project Runway
  • Lifetime
  • The Weinstein Company, Miramax Films, Bunim-Murray Productions and Full Picture
Outstanding Reality - Competition Program - 2012
  • Nominee
  • Tim Gunn, Producer
  • Project Runway
  • Lifetime
  • The Weinstein Company, Miramax Films, Bunim-Murray Productions and Full Picture
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn on stage at the 2016 Creative Arts Emmys.
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn on the red carpet at the 2016 Creative Arts Emmys.
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn present an award at the 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys.
Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum of Project Runway at the 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys.
Tim Gunn of Project Runway arrives for the 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys.
Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum at the Backstage Live Thank You Cam
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn accept the award for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program for Project Runway
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn on the Red Carpet at the 65th Emmys
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn
Of course they'd sit together for the 65th Emmy Awards.
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn
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Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn present an award at the 2018 Creative Arts Emmys.

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Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn on the red carpet at the 2018 Creative Arts Emmys.

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Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn on stage at the 2016 Creative Arts Emmys.
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Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn on stage at the 2016 Creative Arts Emmys.


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Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn on the red carpet at the 2016 Creative Arts Emmys.
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Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn on the red carpet at the 2016 Creative Arts Emmys.

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Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn present an award at the 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys.
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Presenters Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn at the 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys.

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Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum of Project Runway at the 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys.
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Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum of Project Runway at the 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys.

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Tim Gunn of Project Runway arrives for the 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys.
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Tim Gunn of Project Runway arrives for the 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys.

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Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum at the Backstage Live Thank You Cam
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Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn accept the award for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program for Project Runway
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Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn on the Red Carpet at the 65th Emmys
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Of course they'd sit together for the 65th Emmy Awards.
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Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn
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