Television chef who opened restaurants in the U.S. and the Bahamas. He was nominated for an Emmy Award for Hot Off the Grill with Bobby Flay in 2000.
He asked for an Easy-Bake Oven when he was a child, but his father wanted to give him a G.I. Joe figurine instead. He was given both of them as a compromise.
He won the Iron Chef competition.
He married his first wife, Debra Ponzek, in 1991, then his second wife, Kate Connelly, in 1995. He and Connelly had a daughter named Sophie together before separating. He was then married to Stephanie March from 2005 to 2015.