Tan France recently spoke to INSIDE, while promoting his partnership with the Men’s Wearhouse Suit Drive, about his childhood insecurities, colorism, celebrity style icons, and his upcoming projects.
France said that while he prefers not to open up about his personal life, he feels pressure to be visible as a Pakistani, Muslim, out gay man.
He teased some details about the fourth season of “Queer Eye,” including an episode that centers on Jonathan Van Ness’ former teacher.
The Netflix show’s resident style guru listed Gigi Hadid, Alexa Chung, and Harry Styles as some of the most stylish people in Hollywood.
France also discussed dressing comedians for his YouTube series “Dressing Funny” and his enduring friendship with Pete Davidson.
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Tan France was cast on Netflix’s “Queer Eye,” the smash hit makeover show that premiered in 2018, with no onscreen or entertainment experience whatsoever.
Now, the Fab Five’s resident style expert is one of the streaming giant’s most recognizable faces. He’s written a memoir, “Naturally Tan,” and is set to host a new Netflix competition show with Alexa Chung, “Next In Fashion.” He’s also likely the most recognizable Pakistani, Muslim, out gay man in the history of TV.
France recently spoke with INSIDER about his newfound role as a beacon of representation, his partnerships, upcoming projects, and whose style he admires in Hollywood.
Editor’s note: This interview has been edited for length and clarity.
Although France prefers not to open up about his personal life, his new memoir offers intimate details about his childhood
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