Facts of Tan France
|Full Name:||Tan France|
|Age:||37 years 2 months|
|Birth Date:||April 20, 1983|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
|Birth Place:||Doncaster, England|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Rob France|
|Profession:||TV Personality, Fashion Designer|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 9 (1.75m)|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
|Hair Color:||Salt and Pepper|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
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Tan France is an English-American fashion designer, television personality, and author who is popularly known for being a fashion expert on the Netflix series Queer Eye, co-host of Next In Fashion and host of the web series Dressing Funny.
Similarly, he is also the founder of a women’s clothing line called Kingdom & State.
- 1 What is Tan France famous for?
- 2 How old is Tan France? Bio, Nationality, Parents
- 3 Early Life and Sexuality
- 4 Education Details
- 5 All About his Career
- 6 Net Worth and Salary
- 7 Controversy and Rumors
- 8 Is Tan France single? Girlfriend, Relationship
- 9 How tall is Tan France? Weight, Hair
- 10 Social Media Appearance
- 11 Did You Know?
What is Tan France famous for?
- English-American fashion designer, television personality, and author.
- Known for being a fashion expert on the Netflix series Queer Eye.
How old is Tan France? Bio, Nationality, Parents
Tan France was born on 20th April 1983 in Doncaster, England. As of 2020, he is 37 years old. He is British by his nationality and his ethnicity is Pakistani. Similarly, his birth sign is Taurus.
Talking about his family, there is no detailed information about his father and mother. However, it comes to know that his parents were Pakistani. His parents moved to England before he was born. Similarly, there is no information about his siblings.
Early Life and Sexuality
France was raised in a strict Muslim household where homosexuality was viewed negatively. He also experienced physical and verbal racism in his childhood and adult life had caused him alienation.
By appearing, Netflix Series, Queer Eye, he became one of the very first openly gay South Asian men on a major show and one of the first out gay Muslim men on western television.
Talking about his educational background, he attended Hall Cross School. After completing schooling, he joined Doncaster College to study fashion.
All About his Career
Talking about his career, he was interested in fashion from his early age. He already learned how to construct and embellish a denim jacket when he was just thirteen years old. After graduating from college, he started working as a designer and director for Zara and Selfridges & Bershka.
He later took on roles in major fashion lines such as Selfridges, Chanel, and Bershka to diversify his experience in the design, delivery, and wholesale manufacturing. He also began in menswear and later advanced in womenswear.
In 2008, he began working in the United States. He also became the company director at Shade Clothing. Later, in 2011, he founded his solo fashion line Kingdom & State. He later created two smaller apparel brands. Retailers like ModCloth and Forever 21 also purchased his designs.
Moreover, In 2016, France started working as co-founder, fashion-designer, and CEO for the Rachel Parcell Inc clothing line, which sells at Nordstrom, an American luxury departmental store.
Eventually, Tan sold off his businesses and took retirement. After that, Netflix contacted him and started his transition into a media character by becoming a fashion expert on ‘Queer Eye’, which was aired in February 2018.
In 2019, he also made his appearance in the music video “You Need to Calm Down” by Taylor Swift. Further, he also made his appearance in 2020 in a special charity edition of the British television baking competition ‘The Great British Bake Off’ in order to raise funds for ‘Stand Up To Cancer’.
Moreover, in June 2019, he launched his memoir ‘Naturally Tan’ via St. Martin’s Press. Currently, he is working as a co-host for the reality show ‘Next in Fashion’ on Netflix.
Net Worth and Salary
Talking about his income, as a fashion designer, television personality, he has earned a good amount of money for his living. His estimated net worth is $5 million dollars.
Controversy and Rumors
Till now, he has not faced any kind of controversy. Similarly, there are no extreme stories about his rumors relating to his private and professional life.
Furthermore, he has maintained a clean public profile. he is currently focusing on his career rather than dealing with scandals.
Is Tan France single? Girlfriend, Relationship
Tan France is a married person. His husband’s name is Rob France who is an illustrator and nurse. They met each other on a work trip in January 2008. They got married in the US after the Defence of Marriage Act was overturned in 2013.
How tall is Tan France? Weight, Hair
He stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches and his weight is around 70kgs. Similarly, his hair color is salt and pepper and his eyes color is dark brown. However, the information regarding his waist size, dress size, hip size, shoe size, etc are under review.
Social Media Appearance
He is active on Twitter and Instagram. He has more than 514.8K followers on Twitter and over 3.7 million on Instagram. However, he does not have a Facebook account.
Did You Know?
- His birth name is Tanveer Wasim.