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Kitchen Confidential 

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

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David Hemingson
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Series cast summary:
Bradley Cooper ...  Jack Bourdain 13 episodes, 2005-2006
Nicholas Brendon ...  Seth Richman 13 episodes, 2005-2006
John Francis Daley ...  Jim 13 episodes, 2005-2006
Jaime King ...  Tanya 13 episodes, 2005-2006
Bonnie Somerville ...  Mimi 13 episodes, 2005-2006
Owain Yeoman ...  Steven Daedalus 13 episodes, 2005-2006
Sam Pancake ...  Cameron 12 episodes, 2005-2006
John Cho ...  Teddy Wong / ... 10 episodes, 2005-2006
Frank Alvarez ...  Ramon 7 episodes, 2005-2006
Frank Langella ...  Pino 6 episodes, 2005-2006
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Storyline

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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Fame. Success. Money. He partied it all away. Now, this chef is getting a second chance... But his "dirty dozen" crew still has a taste for trouble.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 September 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Poverljivo iz kuhinje See more »

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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

FOX halted the show's production at thirteen episodes and then announced its cancellation. 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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Brilliant & Hilarious
7 July 2006 | by laurakylaSee all my reviews

Kitchen confidential is so funny.

A nice engaging break from drama's, not only does it have the gorgeous Bradley Cooper in it as head chef. (check out alias season 1,2 and parts of 4&5) Also has Buffy favourite Nick Brendon as pastry chef completely inept with women.

It is a hilarious look at the restaurant business is new york. The episodes are engaging to watch as individual's or as a complete series. Needs to come out on DVD.

Bradley Cooper also gets his shirt off more times than i thought possible (not that i'm complaining, Its amazing that he has time to cook which strangely enough you don't see him do that often.

The series focuses more on the relationship between the chefs and their day to day lives.


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