Ted Allen

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  • In college, Ted was the lead singer and keyboard player in a punk rock band named Mrs Magrooder.

  • Ted is of English and Welsh descent.

  • In 2004, Ted wrote a one-act play based on his experiences on Queer Eye, which was performed at the Victory Gardens Theatre in Chicago.

  • Ted was raised in a religious Christian, conservative household, but now describes himself as an atheist and very liberal.

  • Ted is an active member of the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association and the Human Rights Campaign.

  • In 2004, Ted's alma mater, Purdue University, awarded Ted as one of their Distinguished Alumni.

  • Ted has two cats, Maggie and Big Daddy, named after characters from his partner's favorite movie, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.

  • Ted shares his life with his longterm partner (they have been together since 1993), Barry Rice (a journalism professor-turned-interior decorator). They are registered Domestic Partners and regard themselves as married.

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