Best Known For
Jamie Oliver is a British chef best known for his television series The Naked Chef and for campaigning for healthier diets in school children.
Think you know about Biography?
Answer questions and see how you rank against other players.Play Now
Jamie Oliver is a British chef born on May 27, 1975, in Clavering, United Kingdom. As a child he worked in his parent’s restaurant, thus influencing his career direction. At age 16, he attended Westminister Catering College and then gained valuable experience working at several reputable restaurants. His break into television came when he appeared in a documentary while working at the River Café in London. From there, he gained fame after hosting a hit cooking show, The Naked Chef. Multiple cookbook publications and restaurant openings followed. Throughout the 2000s, he championed healthier eating for school children in the U.S. and U.K.
© 2013 A+E Networks. All rights reserved.
Included In These Groups
Famous Geminis 530 people in this group
As a nation that loves to eat, we hold food, and the people who prepare it, close to our hearts. Though Julia Child was the original celebrity chef and cookbook personality, the boom in reality TV has led to a renewed interest in all the people who turn food into art. From cooking show competitors to chefs to the stars, we love to watch these talented individuals whip up all kinds of delicious dishes. To learn more, sift through this group of Famous Chefs, which includes chocolatier Jacques Torres, classic culinarian Julia Child, gourmet guru Alton Brown, "semi-homemade" cook Sandra Lee, Gordon Ramsay, Rachael Ray and many more.
Famous Chefs 31 people in this group
Famous Television Personalities 381 people in this group
profile name: Jamie Oliver profile occupation:
Sign in with Facebook to see how you and your friends are connected to famous icons.