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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 15 October 1959Fall River, Massachusetts, USA
Birth NameEmeril John Lagasse III

Mini Bio (1)

Emeril Lagasse was born on October 15, 1959 in Fall River, Massachusetts, USA as Emeril John Lagasse III. He is an actor and producer, known for Emeril's Florida (2013), The Originals w/ Emeril (2011) and Top Chef (2006). He has been married to Alden Lovelace since May 13, 2000. They have two children. He was previously married to Tari Hohn and Elizabeth Kief.

Spouse (3)

Alden Lovelace (13 May 2000 - present) (2 children)
Tari Hohn (1989 - 1996) (divorced)
Elizabeth Kief (October 1978 - 1986) (divorced) (2 children)

Trade Mark (2)

His catch phrase, "Bam!"
Catch phrase: "Let's kick it up a notch."

Trivia (16)

Celebrity chef and restaurateur.
Born to a Portuguese mother and a French Canadian father.
Has a degree in Culinary Arts from Johnson & Wales University, Providence, Rhode Island.
Has an older sister, Delores and a younger brother Mark
Has two girls, Jessica and Jillian, with his first wife, Elizabeth.
Is an accomplished drummer
Loves using garlic; uses it with almost all dishes he makes
Wife Alden Lovelace is a native of Gulfport, Mississippi, and they own a home in Pass Christian, Mississippi, on the Gulf Coast.
He and his wife, Alden, welcomed a baby girl, Meril Lovelace Lagasse, who was born at 12:05 p.m. December 10, 2004, and weighed 5 lbs. 13 oz.
Has a son, E.J. (Emeril John Lagasse IV) born March 2003 with wife Alden Lovelace.
In 2007, Forbes Magazine estimated his earnings for the year at $9 million.
Grand Marshal, Tournament of Roses parade.
Has worked as a chef at Commander's Palace restaurant in New Orleans, 1982-1987.
Began his career as a sous chef at Parker's House restaurant in Boston in 1976. One of his fans was Julia Child.
Chef/owner, "Emeril's Restaurant" in New Orleans.
Friend of Dean Fearing and Norman Van Aken.

Personal Quotes (1)

I wouldn't wish divorce on my worst enemy. It's just a lousy thing to go through. I disagree with people who say 'oh, its a good time now we can get divorced.' There's no good time to get divorced. It stinks, it's a lousy thing.

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