About Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain, full name Anthony Michael Bourdain, is a professional chef, television personality and book author. He gained nationwide recognition in 2000, when his best-seller Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly reached the stores. The book told Anthony’s personal career story and offered “behind the scenes” glimpse at the kitchens of famous American restaurants. Bourdain is also recognized for hosting cultural adventure and culinary programs on the Travel Channel: The Layover and Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations. In 2013 he took CNN’s offer to host travel and food show Parts Unknown. As for today, Anthony Bourdain net worth is estimated at $6 million.
Anthony was born in New York, in a family of Pierre and Gladys Bourdain. His paternal ancestors emigrated to America from France, after the continent was destroyed by the World War I. While living in Leonia, New Jersey , Anthony attended Dwight-Englewood School and later graduated from Englewood School for Boys.