The following are short interviews from Awardsline’s dialogue section.
Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum are nominated for Lifetime’s Project Runway in the Host for Reality/Reality Competition Program category. The duo took the Emmy home last year for their hosting duties on the fashionista show, and Klum won in 2009. Project Runway is also nominated in the Outstanding Reality Competition slot this year.
Image (2) Awardsline-logo_use-this-one__140529211810-275x38.jpg for post 738599DEADLINE: How have your and Heidi’s roles evolved over the past 13 seasons?
Tim Gunn: My involvement was never to be on television. I was a consultant. My being on the show happened at the very last minute. So I never had any interaction with Heidi until I actually met her when the designers were arriving for Season 1. My knees were shaking so badly, I could barely stay upright. I mean, I was in the presence of Heidi Klum—supermodel. I have more interaction with Heidi now on judging days, where I used to have absolutely zero. And now there’s a “Heidi Klum Challenge,” and that means she does the workroom rounds with me, so she gets to experience what I do. There’s more interaction by virtue of the fact that we’ve been together so many seasons, and there’s certainly more closeness....