Bravo Media embarks on a milestone as Monday, July 15 marks the 10-year
anniversary of the Emmy Award-winning series “Queer Eye for the Straight
Guy” and pays homage with a marathon from 6a.m. – 5p.m. ET/PT,
highlighting the “best of” from all five seasons including the series
premiere (7/15/03) and finale (10/30/07).
The series, which starred “The
Fab Five,” including Ted Allen, Kyan Douglas, Thom Filicia, Carson
Kressley and Jai Rodriguez, ran from 2003-2007 and followed the men as
they performed a “make-better” on someone by revamping his wardrobe,
upgrading his home décor, and offering overall lifestyle advice. Bravo’s
launch of “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy,” pushed boundaries for
diversity in reality television.
cutting-edge series received numerous accolades including an Emmy Award
for Outstanding Reality Program, three GLAAD Media Awards nominations
and two wins for Outstanding Reality Program in addition to raves by
Entertainment Weekly, TV Guide, and The Associated Press, among others.