Tania Strecker

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Tania Strecker
Born Tanya Strecker
(1973-06-26) 26 June 1973 (age 45)
Nationality Danish
Occupation Model and television presenter
Years active 1999–present
Spouse(s) Anthony James de Rothschild (m. 2005)
Children Mia (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
  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 London Evening Standard 22/2/2002
  6. ^ Legs about town Mail on Sunday 19/11/2000
  7. ^ My London: Tania Strecker 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]

  • Tanya Strecker on IMDb
  • "Tania Strecker". Presenters. Independent Talent Group. Archived from the original on 2007-12-24.