Anthony Bourdain

Television Personality
United States

Anthony Bourdain Bio

Who is Anthony Bourdain

Multi talented American citizen, Anthony Michael Bourdain is a famous chef, author, and television personality. He gained fame after publishing his cook book Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary and food shows in TravelChannel.

Early Life (Childhood)

Born in New York and raised in Leonia, New Jersey, he is a college dropout to work in sea foods restaurant. Later he graduated from Culinary Institute of America. Then he began to work in various restaurants.

Interesting Facts

Bourdain has got blue belt in BrazilianJiu Jitsu. This talented chef has an estimated net of $6 million. Public called him 'Gothamist' I.e culinary bad boy because of his extreme use of profanity and sexual references in his show.

Personal Life

Anthony has married twice. Firstly with his school's girlfriend  Nancy Putkoski. But they divorced. Later he tied a knot with Ottavia Busia. He has got one daughter from her.


A 59 year old has received many awards and nominations. Some of them are Creative Arts Emmy Award, CLIO Award, Critics' Choice Best Reality Series award and others.