Tania Strecker

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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]


  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

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