Tony Luke Jr.

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Birthday
12, 1962
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
12, 1962 (age 57)
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA

About

Born Anthony Lucidonio, Jr, he is an American restauranteur, best known for co-hosting the reality show Frankenfood on SpikeTV. He is also the founder of the cheesesteak sandwich franchise Tony Luke's.

Before Fame

At 13, he worked in several family restaurants, until he attended the Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts, where he trained as an actor.

Trivia

In 2010, he opened a Tony Luke's restaurant in the small island country of Bahrain, off of the Persian Gulf.

Family Life

Born in South Philadelphia, he is the son of Anthony Lucidonio, Sr, and Clara Lucidonio. He is also a brother to Nicholas Lucidonio.

Associated With

Has used his cheesecake sandwiches to compete against other chefs' dishes on the Food Network reality tv show Throwdown! With Bobby Flay.