Tania Strecker

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Tania Strecker
Tanya Strecker

(1973-06-26) 26 June 1973 (age 45)
OccupationModel and television presenter
Years active1999–present
Spouse(s)Anthony James de Rothschild (m. 2005)
ChildrenMia (b. 1996)
Parent(s)Maren Enthoven

Tania Strecker (born 26 June 1973)[1] is a Danish model and television presenter in the United Kingdom.

Her break into TV began with Channel 4's Naked Elvis,[2] and she then co-hosted MTV's SELECT with Richard Blackwood. After several further presenting jobs, she joined The Big Breakfast with Richard Bacon, and then Beachmate.[3]

Personal life[edit]

She is the daughter of Maren Enthoven, an ex-model, and her stepfather, David Strecker. Between the ages of 5 and 7, she lived in Los Angeles; otherwise she spent her life in London. Her mother divorced her father, an asset manager, when she was very young. Strecker is of Danish (mother) and Argentinian (father) descent.[4][5][6]

She has a daughter, Mia, born 1996,[7] from a previous relationship with the pub owner James Mosbacher. They married, when she was 22; the marriage was short-lived.[8]

In 2005 she married Anthony James de Rothschild,[9][10] the eldest son of Evelyn de Rothschild and Victoria Schott.[11]

She is the subject of the Robbie Williams song "She's Madonna".


  1. ^ "June Birthdays". Archived from the original on 2012-03-14. Retrieved 2010-10-24.
  2. ^ Cowing, Emma (5 September 1999) "Naked without my trainers; Consuming passions" Sunday Times London, UK, (Sept 5, 1999): p.12
  3. ^ "Pretty Polly picks new face to front Nylons relaunch" Marketing (August 23, 2001): p.4
  4. ^ Fancy Pants The Evening Standard 5/2/2004
  5. ^ My London: Tania Strecker Archived 2010-10-10 at the Wayback Machine. London Evening Standard 22/2/2002
  6. ^ Legs about town Mail on Sunday 19/11/2000
  7. ^ My London: Tania Strecker Archived 2010-10-10 at the Wayback Machine. London Evening Standard 22/2/2002
  8. ^ Fancy Pants The Evening Standard 5/2/2004
  9. ^ Tania's boring old soul mate
  10. ^ Forthcoming marriages
  11. ^ Stewart-Liberty, Olivia (17 March 2006) "Social adventurer" The Evening Standard London, UK, (March 17, 2006 Friday) ES Magazine p. 51

External links[edit]