Anthony Bourdain


Remembering Anthony Bourdain Written Ode to Chef Gets May Release Date

"Remembering Anthony Bourdain", Written Ode to Chef Gets May Release Date

It's been almost a year since the passing of multi-award winning tv personality and chef Anthony Bourdain He was so much more than just one thing; he was more educator than simple travel show host, seeker of culinary adventures than "former chef", and highly respected by his peers and friends.Some of those peers and friends contributed[...]

Stevie Nicks Wrote Poems About Anthony Bourdain Game of Thrones

Stevie Nicks Wrote Poems About Anthony Bourdain, 'Game of Thrones'

I have a poem that I’ve written about Game of Thrones, and I have a really beautiful poem that I’m writing about Anthony Bourdain. She also spoke about her dear friend Tom Petty, who sadly passed away in October of 2017: RS: When you were coming up, did you have rock mentors giving you a helping hand?SN: Lindsay[...]


CNN Planning Feature-Length Documentary About Anthony Bourdain

CNN Planning Feature-Length Documentary About Anthony Bourdain

Cable news network CNN is in the early production phase of producing what they're calling a "feature-length" documentary about the late Anthony Bourdain.CNN Executive Vice President for Talent and Content Amy Entelis commented: “As well as we knew Tony, because he did reveal himself in the series, there was still a hunger to know more about him,[...]

The Americans Take Three Top Honors at TCA Awards

'The Americans' Take Three Top Honors at TCA Awards

Maisel, AmazonOutstanding Achievement in News and Information:Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown, CNNOutstanding Achievement in Reality Programming:Queer Eye, NetflixOutstanding Achievement in Youth Programming:Sesame Street, HBOOutstanding Achievement in Sketch/Variety Shows:Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, HBOOutstanding New Program:Killing Eve, BBC AmericaOutstanding Achievement in Movies And Miniseries:The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, FXOutstanding Achievement in Drama:The Americans, FXOutstanding Achievement in Comedy:The Good[...]

CNN Says A Final FINAL Season of Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown is Coming

CNN Says A Final, FINAL Season of 'Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown' is Coming

It would appear that CNN is planning to air additional 'final' episodes of the late Anthony Bourdain's series, Parts Unknown The presenter (he was so much more than that, but calling him simply 'former chef' seems disingenuous) sadly took his own life in June of 2018 while filming an episode in Paris.Executive Vice President of Talent and[...]

The Essential Bourdain: A Cooks Tour Season 1 Vol. 3

The Essential Bourdain: A Cook's Tour Season 1, Vol. 3

In my process of saying goodbye to author and personality Anthony Bourdain, I decided to rewatch all of his various travel shows and create a list of what I believe to be the essential viewing guide for his episodes First on the list was A Cook's Tour, a series that aired on the Food Network for[...]

Here are the 2018 Television Critics Association (TCA) Award Nominations

Here are the 2018 Television Critics Association (TCA) Award Nominations

Maisel, Amazon Mindhunter, NetflixOUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN MOVIE OR MINISERIES:Alias Grace, Netflix The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, FX Howards End, Starz Patrick Melrose, Showtime The Tale, HBO Twin Peaks: The Return, ShowtimeOUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN SKETCH/VARIETY SHOWS:Full Frontal With Samantha Bee, TBS Jimmy Kimmel Live, ABC Last Week Tonight With John Oliver, HBO Late Night With Seth Meyers, NBC The Late Show With Stephen[...]

The Essential Bourdain: A Cooks Tour Season 1 Vol. 2

The Essential Bourdain: A Cook's Tour Season 1, Vol. 2

In my process of saying goodbye to author and personality Anthony Bourdain, I decided to rewatch all of his various travel shows and create a list of what I believe to be the essential viewing guide for his episodes First on the list was A Cook's Tour, a series that aired on the Food Network for[...]

The Essential Bourdain: A Cooks Tour Season 1 Vol 1

The Essential Bourdain: A Cook's Tour Season 1, Vol 1

I personally am still in a state of shock over the sudden loss of personality Anthony Bourdain He was a mainstay of my lifetime- his books, his shows, his live appearances- and a constant source of inspiration both personally and professionally.Anytime I felt like my writing just wasn't cutting it- pop on an episode of one[...]

Remaining Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown Episodes Will Air on CNN

Remaining Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown Episodes Will Air on CNN

CNN announced this morning that they will air the final two completed episodes of Anthony Bourdain's Parts Unknown as planned The episodes will cover trips to Cajun Mardi Gras and Bhutan.Fans of the outspoken author and chef are still reeling from the news that Bourdain, while filming an episode along with longtime friend Eric Ripert in Paris, had[...]

Netflix Extends Deal for Parts Unknown After Anthony Bourdains Tragic Death

Netflix Extends Deal for 'Parts Unknown' After Anthony Bourdain's Tragic Death

Parts Unknown, the CNN travel and food documentary series from Anthony Bourdain, was scheduled to leave Netflix US on June 16th, but that has now changed Following the death by suicide of the host on June 8th, fans began petitioning Netflix to keep the series on the platform Turns out Netflix was already working on[...]

Bono Dedicated a U2 Song to Anthony Bourdain During Apollo Show

Bono Dedicated a U2 Song to Anthony Bourdain During Apollo Show

The entertainment world is still in a state of shock about the loss of chef, author, and educator Anthony Bourdain Several of Bourdain's friends have offered condolences to his family and loved ones, admonishments about how to cover such a situation, and support to those who may need help.[caption id="attachment_865828" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Anthony Bourdain as photographed[...]

Asia Argento Eric Ripert React to Anthony Bourdains Passing

Asia Argento, Eric Ripert React to Anthony Bourdain's Passing

The travel and food world were rocked this morning with the news that Anthony Bourdain had reportedly taken his own life.The journalist and author was in Paris, filming a new episode of his CNN series Parks Unknown with his best friend (fellow author and chef Eric Ripert) It was reported this morning that Ripert was the one who[...]

CNN to Remember Anthony Bourdain with Weekend Programming

CNN to Remember Anthony Bourdain with Weekend Programming

Most of us woke to the tragic news of the death of Anthony Bourdain The celebrity chef and host of CNN's Parts Unknown reportedly took his own life while in France to film a new episode of the upcoming 12th season of his Emmy and Peabody award-winning series The reaction to the news online has been[...]

The One Place Anthony Bourdain Cant Go Because of Insurance

The One Place Anthony Bourdain Can't Go, Because of Insurance

We've often asked "where in the world WON'T Anthony Bourdain go?" Okay, fine, maybe only I ask that, but it's a valid question With three destination-based award-winning TV series under his belt, Bourdain is a traveler with some knowledge No, not just on the best place to have pho and beer with former POTUS Barack[...]

Dark Horse to Collect Anthony Bourdains Hungry Ghosts in September

Dark Horse to Collect Anthony Bourdain's Hungry Ghosts in September

But when it comes to horror anthologies co-written by Anthony Bourdain, it's a totally different story.Currently being published as an anthology mini-series as part of the Berger Books imprint, Dark Horse plans to collect Anthony Bourdain's Hungry Ghosts in spooky yet delicious hardcover edition this Fall From the press release: Anthony Bourdain’s Hungry Ghosts features terrifying tales[...]

Hungry Ghosts #1 Review: Taps into Deep Cultural History But Not Fear or Intrigue

Hungry Ghosts #1 Review: Taps into Deep Cultural History But Not Fear or Intrigue

Anthony Bourdain has clearly tapped into his knowledge of the world and various cultures to construct this one.Unfortunately, the first two stories, titled “The Starving Skeleton” and “The Pirates” aren’t interesting or original.The Starving Skeleton barely qualifies as a story It is more a setup followed by an immediate payoff In fact, the setup to[...]


Anthony Bourdain Sits Down To Dinner With Francis Ford Coppola

Anthony Bourdain Sits Down To Dinner With Francis Ford Coppola

Chef, television personality, and author Anthony Bourdain continues to lead a fascinating life First gaining notoriety back in the early 90s with his brilliant autobiographical tale Kitchen Confidential and subsequent tv series A Cook's Tour,  he's never really gone away.  Mellowing in recent years, the former occasionally foul-mouthed Travel Channel host brought his world traversing docu-style[...]