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Tim Gunn was born in Washington DC. He began working at New York's Parson's The New School for Design in 1982, and serves as chair of the department of fashion design. During the school's summer hiatus, Gunn is involved in the hit TV show Project Runway (2004) where he serves as a den father and mentor to the contestants. Gunn lives in New York ... See full bio »

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 2015 Project Runway Junior (TV Series) (executive producer - 2015-2016)
 2011-2015 Project Runway (TV Series) (producer - 89 episodes)
- Finale, Part 2 (2015) ... (producer)
- Finale, Part 1 (2015) ... (producer)
- Roll Out the Red Carpet (2015) ... (producer)
- The Runway's in 3D! (2015) ... (producer)
- Crew's All In (2015) ... (producer)
 2014 For Francis (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Under the Gunn (TV Series) (executive producer - 13 episodes)
- Finale (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Superhero Fashion (2014) ... (executive producer)
- The Benefit of Fashion (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Crossing Teams (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Trouble in the Lounge (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2007-2008 Guide to Style (TV Series) (executive producer - 9 episodes)
- Erica (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Ariana (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Eliza (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Diana (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Caroline (2008) ... (executive producer)
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Other Works:

Release of his book, "Gunn's Golden Rules: Life's Little Lessons for Making It Work", by Tim with Ada Calhoun. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 7 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 11¾" (1.82 m)

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Personal Quote:

Make it work! See more »


Set 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. See more »


The 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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