Sole winner of the 1st season of Lifetime's Project Runway "Under the Gunn" spin-off series. He is known for his evening wear that presents a "wow" factor due to ornate details.
It was hard for him to be away from his family when he first left Cuba, but his passion to be a designer helped him prevail.
He established a loyal clientele in Miami, Palm Beach, New York, and Los Angeles.
He made two attempts to flee Cuba before eventually succeeding. He landed in Mexico and eventually made it to Miami, Florida.
Tim Gunn hosts the Project Runway spin-off "Under the Gunn."