The culture, design and grooming roles were filled by James Hannaham, Charles Daboub, Jr., and Sam Spector, respectively.
The pilot was delivered to Bravo during September 2002, and was well received in audience testing.
Originally Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, the title was later shortened to broaden the overall scope.
The premise relies on the stereotype of gay ("queer") men as experts in matters of fashion, style, personal grooming, interior design, and culture.
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