Gordon Ramsay is a Chef, restaurateur, and Officer of the Order of the British Empire who has with a net worth of $50 million. Gordon Ramsay's salary per episode is $225,000 and he earns over $10 million from his media and restaurant empire. Gordon Ramsay has earned his net worth by owning several high end restaurants and by starring and producing a range of reality TV shows. He served as a Commis Chef at the Roxburgh House Hotel, at the Wickham Arms, (where he ran the restaurant and took care of dining room), and at Harveys in London, as well as several other restaurants in between. Ramsay's experience in the restaurant business and the culinary arts helped him to expand his horizons and begin the opening of his several restuarants around the world.
In 1998 he opened his first restaurant, Gordon Ramsay at Royal Hospital Road, in Chelsea. Gordon Ramsay was the first Scotsman to win three Michelin stars, which is awarded for outstanding quality and exceptional cuisine. Only three other Chefs have been awarded and kept the three Michelin Stars. Ramsay is also the winner of three Catey Awards, (as newcomer of the year, 1995) and (Chef of the Year, 2000). Ramsay also is in a partnership with father-in-law, Chris Hutcheson, in Gordon Ramsay Holdings Limited, which purchased three English Pubs and converted them into restaurant/bar establishments. He was also a culinary consultant for Singapore Airlines and several catering organizations. He is estimated to earn between
Ramsay has become a well known television personality, appearing first in documentaries, "Boiling Point" and "Beyond Boiling Point." He also appeared on "Faking It," helping a future chef to learn the trade. In 2004, Gordon Ramsay began working on two British television shows, "Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares" and "Hell's Kitchen." He also appears on the U.S. version of both programs, on Fox Network, as well as, presenting four series for a British food and magazine cooking show, which is basically competition between Ramsay's dishes and guest cooks. He also discusses how to raise and care for the animals you plan to serve up. He also started a third series for Fox Television, called Master Chef, which is a competition between amateur chefs. He also has one travel series, called Gordon's Great Escape, where he travels to various countries in Asia to learn their cuisine.
Gordon Ramsay has appeared on several television shows, such as, CNN's International Quest, Top Gear, Big Brother, Celebrity Hijack and many others, as well as, American Idol. Gordon Ramsay is not only known for his expertise in the restaurant business, but is highly notable for his reputation as just a bit "temperamental." Some would say, maybe more than just a bit. He once gave food critic, A.A. Gill, and actress Joan Collins, the boot.
Gordon Ramsay was born in Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland, and spent his childhood in Stratford-upon-Avon. He has a brother named Ronnie, and a younger sister, Yvonne. At the age of 12 he played football for Warwichshire, but suffered several injuries. He did train with and play for the Rangers, until he suffered unrepairable knee damage. He attended North Oxfordshire Technical College, where he studied Hotel Management. He married Cayetana Elizabeth Hutcheson in 1996 and they have four children, Megan (1998), twins, Jack and Holly (2000), and Matilda (2002). Gordon Ramsay may not be an All-Star on the football field, but he definitely is in the Kitchen.
On top of his three current shows on Fox, Hell's Kitchen, Kitchen Nightmares and Master Chef, he has a new show in the works called Hotel Hell. In Hotel Hell, Gordon Ramsey will tour hotels, motels, resorts and bed & breakfasts to help them with their restaurants, as well as other aspects of their business.
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