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Gordon Ramsay

Gordon James Ramsay ( /ˈræm.ziː/), OBE (born 8 November 1966) is a British chef, businessman, entrepreneur, television personality and restaurateur. He has been awarded 13 Michelin stars in total and currently holds 12. Ramsay is known for presenting TV programmes about competitive cookery and food, such as the British series Hell's Kitchen, The F Word, Ramsay's Best Restaurant, Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares, Gordon's Great Escape, Gordon Behind Bars and Gordon Ramsay's Ultimate Cookery Course, along with the American versions of Hell's Kitchen, Kitchen Nightmares, MasterChef and Hotel Hell. Gordon Ramsay was born in Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland, and raised in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England from the age of 5. Ramsay is the second of four children; he has an older sister, Diane, a younger brother, Ronnie, and a younger sister, Yvonne. Ramsay's father Gordon (died 1997) was, at various times, a swimming pool manager, a welder, and a shopkeeper; his mother, Helen Cosgrove, and Yvonne have been nurses. Ramsay has described his early life as "hopelessly itinerant", as his family moved constantly due to the aspirations and failures of his father, who was violent. In 1976,

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Master Chef Junior -- There IS Crying in the Kitchen

Master Chef Junior
There IS Crying ... In the Kitchen

We got a couple of Gordon Ramsay's young students from "Master Chef Junior" -- y'know that show where the kids cook until they cry! Yeah ... if you're into that kinda thing, you… READ MORE >

Chef Gordon Ramsay -- If I'm Paying, YOU're Paying ... Goes After Fat Cow Partner

Chef Gordon Ramsay
If I'm Paying, YOU're Paying ... Goes After Fat Cow Partner

If Gordon Ramsay is going down, his ex-business partner's going with him -- the celeb chef is demanding some cash to cover big losses on his failed Fat Cow restaurant.Ramsay filed court docs ...… READ MORE >

- 35 days ago
Kris Jenner -- Smooth Operator

Kris Jenner
Smooth Operator

Kris Jenner is way more bush league than we thought ... if you want to make yourself look younger by photoshopping, don't do it AFTER someone else posts the pic of you looking older than you… READ MORE >

- 62 days ago
Gordon Ramsay -- Sued for Abandoning Fat Cow

Gordon Ramsay
Sued For Abandoning Fat Cow

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay should think about going vegan ... because he's in yet another legal war over his failed restaurant The Fat Cow.Ramsay's landlord has just filed a lawsuit ...… READ MORE >

- 136 days ago
David Beckham and Gordon Ramsay -- British Invade Our Canyon

Beckham & Ramsay
British Invade Our Canyon

British mates Gordon Ramsay, David Beckham and Posh got all up in America's greatest natural wonder ... besides Kim K's ass -- yes, the Grand Canyon!And unlike most celebs, they are REALLY… READ MORE >

- 245 days ago
Gordon Ramsay and The Beckhams -- The Grand Canyon Getaway [VIDEO]

Gordon Ramsay and The Beckhams
The Grand Canyon Getaway

British BFFs Gordon Ramsay and David Beckham eschewed the usual celebrity vacation spots for something uniquely American ... a hike in the Grand Canyon.A lucky hiker shot video last week of… READ MORE >

- 246 days ago
Josh Marks Mom -- Schizophrenia Diagnosis Killed My Son

Josh Marks Mom
Schizophrenia Diagnosis Killed My Son

"MasterChef" star Josh Marks was diagnosed with schizophrenia 24 hours before committing suicide ... so says his mother, who claims the thought of dealing with more mental issues put him over the… READ MORE >

- 435 days ago
Gordon Ramsay -- I'm NOT Turning My Back On Ja'Nel Witt ... Even After Positive Coke Test

Gordon Ramsay
I WON'T Turn My Back On Ja'Nel Even After Positive Coke Test

Chef Gordon Ramsay tells TMZ ... he isn't writing off disgraced "Hell's Kitchen" champ Ja'Nel Witt even after she failed a drug test -- "My door is always open."We broke the story ... Witt was not… READ MORE >

- 481 days ago
'Hell's Kitchen' Winner Ja'Nel Witt -- FAILED DRUG TEST

'Hell's Kitchen' Winner
FAILED DRUG TEST

"Hell's Kitchen" champ Ja'Nel Witt tested positive for cocaine ... and that's why she wasn't allowed to accept the head-chef position at Gordon Ramsay's restaurant in Vegas ... TMZ has learned.… READ MORE >

- 486 days ago
'Hell's Kitchen' Winner Ja'Nel Witt -- WON'T ACCEPT PRIZE AS HEAD CHEF ... Cites 'Personal Matters'

'Hell's Kitchen' Winner
WON'T ACCEPT PRIZE AS HEAD CHEF Cites 'Personal Matters'

Ja'Nel Witt -- the winner of "Hell's Kitchen" Season 11 -- has announced she will NOT accept the show's grand prize (the head chef position at one of Gordon Ramsay's restaurants in Vegas) ...… READ MORE >

- 486 days ago

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