There are some people who right from their childhood, start performing and progress from these early experiences towards their career goals. They truly know what industry they are destined to make a career in and with dedicated and sincere performances, they climb the path of success. One such brilliant performer is Tanyel Jasmine Kabay from London who is a TV host, actress as well as fashion writer. Tanyel got into performing at the age of ten when she was a child model for the international fashion brand Marks and Spencer’s. During her teen years she continued modeling and was signed by Prolific Model Management where she featured in magazines along with local newspapers like the Times, Metro and Bristol Papers.
This gorgeous performer has created a name for herself in the fashion industry and her featured fashion articles have been published in all main fashion magazines like Italia Grazia, Drapers Magazine, Phoenix Magazine and collaborating with celebrity stylists like Rebekah Roy. Tanyel was later referred to in the British press as the “English Carrie Bradshaw”.
Tanyel has a degree in Fashion business and Journalism and she graduated from the esteemed University of the Arts, London. Not only this, but she also holds a Creative hosting and acting degree (short course) from the International School of Screen Acting. She is creative, she is talented and she is highly versatile. Tanyel is best known for presenting on a number of English TV Channels such as sky, YouTube, Channel 5 and the popular television programmes T4 and New Looks search for a stylist, and has interviewed a number of celebrities such as Ellie Goulding Rita Ora, and Little Mix.
Growing up, she drew inspiration from actresses like Angelina Jolie, Keira Knightly, from fashion icon Victoria Beckham, Kate Moss, Madonna, Fashion TV host Fearne Cotton, Giuliana Rancic, Ellen DeGeneres and Kelly Osbourne. Her personal favorite production is working on T host for T4 and also starring in the Veta Nova Cannes nominated film as the main lead. She can be seen hosting TV channels like This Morning, Behind the Gossip at V festival and Smart Live Casino and also collaborating with magazines like Drapers and Phoenix on various projects.
For Tanyel, her ideal project would be as an international face and television host for American television. She feels this would be a new and exciting experience for her. As for the future, she aspires to become a household name on American television and would love to star in major a Hollywood production. She knows how to be grateful to those who have stuck by her throughout her career as she feels a great part of her success is credited to her agent and mother at TNT management.
For the aspiring artists, she advises to have self-belief and to know your art and challenge yourself creatively.