Ainsley HARRIOTT

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1957-02-28
Education Wandsworth Boys Sch, Westminster Catering Coll
Books & Publications
Recreations N/A
Clubs Harbour, Soho House
Style Ainsley Harriott, Esq
Career trainee chef rising to commis chef Verreys Restaurant London 1975-78, demi chef de partie rising to chef tournant Strand Palace Hotel 1978-80, jr sous chef rising to sr sous chef Westbury Hotel 1980-85, chef de partie George V Paris, freelance chef and owner catering co 1985-95; head chef Long Room Lord's Cricket Ground 1985-95, head chef various ODC Cos; pres TRIC 2005-06; charity work incl: Help the Aged, Childline, Imperial Cancer Research, Children with Leukemia, Comic Relief, Barnardo's, Children in Need, Lord Taverners, MS Soc, Children's Tst; >ir< presenter: Ainsley Harriott's Barbecue Bible, Can't Cook Won't Cook, Ready Steady Cook 1994-2010 (longest running cookery show ever), Nat Lottery Live, Holiday Memories, Party of a Lifetime, Hidden Camera Show, Celeb Ready Steady Cook, Meals in Minutes, Ainsley's Big Cookout, Gourmet Express, 50 Things to Eat Before You Die, Who Do You Think You Are?, GMTV, Take on the Takeaway, The Great British Food Revival (2 series), The Alan Titchmarsh Show, The One Show; Television in USA incl: The Ainsley Harriott Show, The Tonight Show, Live with Regis & Kathie Lee, Rosie O'Donnell Show, Ready Set Cook; Off the Menu (two series, South Africa); >ir< narrator Rocky Horror Picture Show (tour) 2009-10; >ir< winner various team medals Westbury Hotel, BBC Good Food Award for Best TV/Radio Personality 1997 and 1998, TV Quick Award for Best TV Cook 1997, 1998 and 1999, Birmingham Evening Mail Readers' Award for Top TV Chef 1997, PASTA Personality of the Year 1998, Satellite TV Personality of the Year 1998, Tric Awards, UKTV Favourite TV Presenter 2003-04, Best Cookery Show Good Housekeeping Award (for Ready Steady Cook) 2005, Screen Nation Film and TV Award TV Presenter 2007, TV Personality of the Year Michael Elliott Tst Award , Silver Medal Best Soup Grocer Award 2010
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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