All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘celebrity chef’

Paula Deen to Launch Her Own Digital Network

Paula Deen Ventures, the company behind celebrity chef Paula Deen‘s media initiatives, today announced that it will launch the Paula Deen Network sometime in September. The digital network will feature daily programming and recipes from Deen, who is best known for her Food Network show Paula’s Home Cooking. “While Paula had several offers to return to broadcast television, she ultimately …

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‘Two Fat Ladies’ TV Star Clarissa Dickson Wright Dies at 66

The last TV personality of Britain’s Two Fat Ladies has passed away. At the age of 66 years old, Clarissa Dickson Wright died Saturday at Edinburgh’s Royal Infirmary. Her cause of death was said to be unknown. Born on June 14, 1947 as Clarissa Theresa Philomena Aileen Mary Josephine Agnes Elsie Trilby Louise Esmeralda Dickson Wright, the TV star grew up in London. According to …

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Paula Deen Compares Herself To Michael Sam

Paula Deen may have put her foot in her mouth yet again. Although, her comment was relatively innocent, the delivery has definitely raised eyebrows as some people just aren’t too thrilled with her slightly awkward connotation. On Wed., Feb. 26, the 67-year-old celebrity chef and cooking show television host spoke exclusively with People Magazine. During the interview she gave fans a verbal depiction …

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Paula Deen Stirs Up $75M Private Equity, Comeback Deal

Paula Deen has finally received the revival needed to jumpstart her career again. On Wednesday, Feb. 12, Deen and Najafi Companies issued a detailed press release announcing the establishment of a new enterprise, Paula Deen Ventures. The Wall Street Journal reports that the billion dollar content and consumer distribution company has agreed to invest an estimated $75 million to $100 million into the venture …

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Giada De Laurentiis Walked Runway for NYFW

It seems celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis has a newfound respect for models. That’s right, the smiley chef made her debut last night modeling at the Heart Truth Dress Collection show for New York Fashion Week. “I’m super excited; I’ve never done this before. I used to think being a model and walking the runway was an easy job, but …

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Anthony Bourdain to Open NYC Food Market

Last week the New York Post’s Page Six broke the exclusive news that chef, author, television personality and overall food connoisseur Anthony Bourdain plans to open a large-scale food market in New York City. Known for his vast knowledge of international food and dining, Bourdain said in an email to Eater that he looks forward to bringing his culinary experiences …

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