Biography / Wiki
A Canadian TV celebrity Antoni Porowski rose to fame after being featured in the award-winning reality series ‘Queer Eye’ as a food and wine expert. He learned the skills of chefs by himself and was mentored by his friend, Ted Allen, who was a former food and wine connoisseur of the original ‘Queer Eye.’
Antoni worked as his personal chef. Before getting featured in the show, Antoni had established himself as a respectable chef, wine steward, and restaurateur. He is a graduate in psychology and acting but had learned culinary skills at home.
Initially, started working as a busboy, worked his way up as a waiter, and became a sommelier to earn his living. Later, he became a manager at ‘BondST,’ a sushi restaurant in New York.
Height / Weight / Age
Antoni Porowski is known for his towering height of 183 cm and in feet inches; his height is 6’0”. 75 kg in Kilograms and 164 lbs in Pounds is his weight. He has dazzling hazel color eyes whereas he has spooky brown hair color.
He has turned 39 years old. He has an attractive physique with body measurements of 39 inches chest, 32 inches waist, and 37 inches hips. His biceps size is 14 inches whereas his shoe size is 9 (US).
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Antoni Porowski is $1.6 million USD approximately. His salary per show is $150K USD-$200K USD.
Education / Family
Born on March 14, 1984, Antoni Porowski is the younger child of a Polish couple who had migrated to Canada. His father is a physician whereas his mother is a homemaker. He was raised along with his two elder sisters.
He was born in Montreal, Quebec but at the age of 12, he moved along with his family to Glade Springs, West Virginia, U.S. During his teenage, he shuttled between Montreal and Glade Springs.
To attend a pre-university program at the ‘Marianopolis College he went to Montreal and also graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the ‘Concordia University,’ Montreal. To learn acting, he attended the ‘Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre’ in New York City, U.S.
|Birth Place||Montreal, Quebec|
|Date Of Birth||March 14, 1984|
|Height||In centimeters – 182.88 cm
In feet inches – 6’0”
|Weight||In kilograms – 75 kg
In pounds – 164 lbs
|Profession||Actor, Model, Singer, Chef|
Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre
|Debut||Film – Elliot Loves (2012)|
|Fathers Name||Not known|
|Mothers Name||Not known|
Career / Fashion And Style
Antoni Porowski started his career as a chef and has worked in restaurants in Montreal. For a period of time, he worked as a waiter and also a wine steward. His biggest achievement was to get the role of a manager at ‘BondST,’ a sushi restaurant on Bond Street in New York.
He became a personal chef of Ted Allen who is an American author, and food and wine connoisseur. Along with his partners, he renovated the neighborhood diner ‘The Village Den’. It became the fast-casual restaurant that served nutritious food that was free of red meat, gluten, and soy.
In 2008, he made his acting debut and appeared as ‘Eric’ in the short film ‘The Diary.’ Later, he was featured as a lacrosse player in an episode of the sitcom ‘Blue Mountain State’. He became worldwide popular when he was cast in the movie “Elliot Loves”.
He played the role of a lead officer in the American crime-drama series ‘The Blacklist,’ titled ‘Monarch Douglas Bank’. He earned unprecedented fame in 2018 when he was cast as a food and wine expert in the ‘Netflix’ original series ‘Queer Eye’.
For his appearance in the show, he was nominated for the ‘People’s Choice Award’ for “The Reality TV Star of 2018”. With his co-actors, he received the ‘Emmy Award’ for the “Outstanding Structured Reality Program”. In 2019, the readers of People magazine voted him as the “Sexiest Reality Star”.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More
Here is the list of favorite things of Antoni Porowski
|Favorite Actor||Jim Carrey|
|Favorite Actress||Jennifer Lawrence|
|Favorite Colours||Black, White|
|Favorite Holiday Destination||Los Angeles|
|Favorite dishes||Italian and Chinese cuisine|
Some Interesting Facts About Antoni Porowski
- Antonio Porowski is an avid dog lover and has two miniature dachshunds dogs.
- His mother tongue is Polish but learned to speak French and English in school and by watching TV at home.
- He is being inspired by his grandmother’s culinary techniques.
- He defines his sexuality as “a little more fluid along the spectrum.”
- He does selling and buying vintage furniture.
- His Polish ethnicity became an obstacle in his acting career.