Queer Eye star, Tan France, has admitted that one of the reasons he moved to the US was because of racism in the UK.

The 39-year-old moved when he was 24, and lives in Salt Lake City, Utah, with his husband and son.

"As a child it made very clear to me that the UK was not a safe space for someone like me and that's a really weird realisation for somebody so young", he told ITV, adding that racism is "brushed under the carpet and we pretend it doesn't exist."

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