Austrian chef who became a celebrity favorite at Hollywood's famed restaurant Spago. His film and television credits include Wolfgang Puck's Cooking Class, The Smurfs, and Food Fight.
He worked as a culinary apprentice under Raymond Thuilier at L'Oustau de Baumaniere in Les Baux-de-Provence, France.
He has been called The Greatest Chef in the World.
He married his third wife, Gelila Assefa, in 2007. He has four sons, Alexander, Byron, Cameron and Oliver.
He appeared in a television commercial with Arnold Schwarzenegger.