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"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 […]

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

Gold Dust Woman Stevie Nicks is once again breaking records, as the first woman to be inducted into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame twice. Maybe that doesn't seem like such a big deal, but it is. She joins the company of 22 men who've been honored twice, setting a precedence we really hope the […]

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 […]

'The Americans' Take Three Top Honors at TCA Awards

The TCA (Television Critics Association) summer press tour officially ended tonight with the TCA Awards ceremony, honoring the best in the year's tv offerings.  For the third consecutive year, FX Networks took home the most of the evening's awards, with The Americans bringing home three. Of this year's awards, TCA President Daniel Fienberg said: "This year's […]

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 […]

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

Doesn't it feel like we JUST completed awards season? This morning the Television Critics Association (TCA) revealed their list of nominees for the 2018 round of awards. There are some no-brainer shows and performers listed, and some sad surprises. The ceremony will take place on Saturday August 4th, with Robin Thede hosting. *** PROGRAM OF […]

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 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 […]

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, […]

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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

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. During an invitation only concert at the […]

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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 […]

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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 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 […]

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

What goes together better than food and comics? Okay, maybe in some cases they're not so great, like when you eat a bunch of chicken wings and then try to read your mint copy of Action Comics #1 with messy fingers. But when it comes to horror anthologies co-written by Anthony Bourdain, it's a totally […]

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 […]