Masharu Morimoto

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Birthday
26, 1955
Birthplace
Hiroshima, Japan
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
26, 1955 (age 64)
Birthplace
Hiroshima, Japan

About

Chef who is known for his appearances on the reality TV cooking franchise Iron Chef. He first appeared on Iron Chef in Japan, before debuting on its US counterpart, Iron Chef: America.

Before Fame

He received practical culinary training in sushi and Kaiseki cuisine in Japan. He then moved to New York City, where he established himself.

Trivia

He began on Iron Chef while serving as the Head Chef at the Manhattan Japanese restaurant Nobu. In 2011, he appeared as himself on an episode of the TV series Hawaii Five-0.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Hiroshima, Japan.

Associated With

While on Iron Chef, he competed against Bobby Flay on numerous occasions.