| Apr 16, 2008
Hollywood is not bashful about generating new reality shows. One cooking show, one dancing show, one scantily-clad-twentysomething-weirdos-living-under-one-roof show beget three, four, five or more. Network, cable, online, TV reality doesn't bite; it...
| Jun 12, 2008
Even if the top power couples -- Angelina Jolie/Brad Pitt and Beyonce/Jay-Z -- combined their incomes, they still wouldn't be able to surpass the fame and pay that has taken Oprah Winfrey to the top of Forbes' annual Power List.
It's the second year...
| Jun 29, 2008
How can you not like a hotel that has as its symbolic hospitality ambassador the stubby, stalwart and sweet English bulldog?
Even if you're not a fan of compact canines with underbites, there's much more to like at the new London West Hollywood --...
| Jul 3, 2008
THE NAME is Gordon Ramsay at the London West Hollywood, but "at" would not seem to be the appropriate word, since the peripatetic Mr. Ramsay drops into his glitzy new restaurant only from time to time.
The star of "Hell's Kitchen" has too many other...
| Jul 9, 2008
IT'S ANOTHER British invasion for import-cookbook lovers. The latest wave of impressive cookbooks published in the UK -- written by prominent chefs and food writers (and a novelist too) -- is picking up steam. Although some are available only as imports,...
| Nov 11, 2009
Barbara Fairchild joined Bon Appétit in 1978 as an editorial assistant typing (yes, on a typewriter) recipes. Today, she runs the magazine, and with the closure of Gourmet last month, has become one of the most watched women in food publishing. After all,...
| Dec 4, 2009
| 11:40 AM
About Hell's Kitchen
World-renowned chef Gordon Ramsay is back for the sizzling unscripted series HELL'S KITCHEN. The show puts the chefs through a rigorous culinary boot camp as Ramsay searches for the one chef worthy of a life-changing grand prize....
| Dec 16, 2009
Jaime Edmondson has quite the résumé. A former Boca Raton Police officer who left the force to rejoin the Miami Dolphins cheerleading squad, with whom she had worked while studying criminology at Florida Atlantic University, Edmondson last year added...
| Jun 3, 2009
The winner of "Top Chef" gets a kiss from Padma and $100,000 to open a new restaurant. The chef who can withstand the heat in "Hell's Kitchen" gets a $250,000-a-year job as executive chef under the tutelage of chef Gordon Ramsay.
On "The Next Food...
| Jul 22, 2009
| 8:51 AM
If you've ever watched "Hell's Kitchen" and wondered when an aspiring chef would finally be pushed too far and turn on Gordon Ramsay -- well, your wait may be over.
By the end of Tuesday night's two-hour season premiere, one of the chefs -- a former...
| Mar 11, 2009
I don't know whether it's still the American dream to own a restaurant -- it may now be just to hang on to that horrible job you had hoped to quit soon -- but there are at least 16 people who still dream it, and they are contestants on “The Chopping...