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Famous Male Chefs

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List of famous male chefs, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male chefs list contains the most prominent and top males known for being chefs. These popular male chefs are also seen hosting the best cooking TV shows of all time and the best Food Network shows. There are thousand of males working as chefs in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic chefs have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a chef then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list of famous male chefs include names like, Gordon Ramsay, Bobby Flay, Rocco DiSpirito and many additional people as well. 

While this isn't a list of all male chefs, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male chefs?" and "Who are the best male chefs?"

  • Hugh Christopher Edmund Fearnley-Whittingstall (born 14 January 1965) is an English celebrity chef, television personality, journalist, food writer and campaigner on food and environmental issues.Fearnley-Whittingstall hosted the River Cottage series on the UK television channel Channel 4, in which audiences observe his efforts to become a self-reliant, downshifted farmer in rural England – Fearnley-Whittingstall feeds himself, his family and friends with locally produced and sourced fruits, vegetables, fish, eggs and meat. He has also become a campaigner on issues related to food production and the environment, such as fisheries management and animal welfare....  more
    • Age: 56
    • Birthplace: Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Celebrity chef, Journalist, Food critic, Presenter, Chef
    • Credits: Hugh's Chicken Run, Return to River Cottage, Beyond River Cottage, Escape to River Cottage, Hugh's Fish Fight
  • Marcus Samuelsson (born Kassahun Tsegie; Amharic: ካሳሁን ፅጌ 25 January 1971) is an Ethiopian Swedish chef and restaurateur. He is the head chef of Red Rooster in Harlem, New York....  more
    • Age: 51
    • Birthplace: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    • Profession: Author, Chef
    • Credits: Iron Chef America, Chopped, The Taste, Inner Chef with Marcus Samuelsson
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    Curtis Stone

    Curtis Stone (born 4 November 1975) is an Australian celebrity chef, author and television personality, nicknamed "The Quiet Terminator" by fans following his performance on The Celebrity Apprentice 3. He has been the ambassador (on-air "television face") of Coles Supermarkets in Australia since 2010, on a contract....  more
    • Age: 45
    • Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    • Profession: Chef
    • Credits: The Apprentice, Top Chef Masters, America's Next Great Restaurant, My Restaurant Rules, Around the World in 80 Plates
  • Richard Blais is an American chef, television personality, restaurateur and author. He appeared on the reality show cooking show Top Chef, and is known for his take on classic American cuisine. Blais was the runner-up for the fourth season of Top Chef and returned several seasons later to win Top Chef: All-Stars....  more
    • Age: 49
    • Birthplace: Uniondale, New York, USA
    • Profession: Chef
    • Credits: Top Chef