Kitchen Confidential (2005– )

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A bad-boy chef runs wild in his New York City eatery.

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 Jack Bourdain (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Seth Richman (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Jim (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Tanya (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Mimi (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Steven Daedalus / ... (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Cameron (12 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Teddy Wong / ... (10 episodes, 2005-2006)
Frank Alvarez ...
 Ramon (7 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Pino (6 episodes, 2005-2006)
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Jack Bourdain, a once famous chef, has hit rock bottom. Out of the blue, Jack is offered an opportunity to get back in the game as head chef at a top New York restaurant. There's just one problem: the owner gives Jack a mere 48 hours to fully staff his kitchen and prepare to dazzle over 300 customers - including the food critic for the New York Times. Written by CaptainStigmata

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FOX halted the show's production on 13 episodes and announced that it was canceled. See more »

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Jack Bourdain: Recipe for failure: take one part natural talent, two parts stellar education, mix with easy success and a generous helping of booze, drugs, and women, and immediately set on fire.
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Referenced in Bones: Two Bodies in the Lab (2006) See more »

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'Kitchen Confidential' the best show ever!!!
23 March 2006 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

A couple of months back i left work to pursue a different career. I wasn't working for a couple of weeks because i didn't know what to do. I then adapted to my new life on the couch and the TV was my new best friend, because i had no job. I then came across a very interesting show (Kitchen Confidential) i thought it was just another cooking show. (I'm sooooooo over them) But this show was different, Kitchen Confidential inspired me to get back into cooking and now i'm working in one of Melbourne's finest restaurant. I have specifically asked for Fridays off so i am able to enjoy the life story of Jack Bourdain and his team at Nolita. I just want to thank the show, because if it wasn't for it i still would of been glued on the couch lying in front of the TV, instead i'm back out there enjoying the life of a chef. maybe one day i might even be a good as Jack, not only in cooking but with the ladies!!


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