Cook with Jamie!
Jamie Oliver, sometimes known as The Naked Chef, is a British chef, restaurateur and media personality. Oliver is known for his food-focused television shows, cookbooks and more recently his role in campaigning against the use of processed foods in national schools. Additionally, he launched a campaign to change unhealthy diets and poor cooking habits for the better across the United Kingdom and the United States. He was invited to prepare lunch for then Prime Minister Tony Blair at No. 10 Downing Street.
1975: Born James Trevor Oliver in Clavering, Essex, England
1999: “The Naked Chef” debuted and his cookbook became a number one best-seller in the UK
2000: Marries former model Juliette Norton
2003: Awarded an MBE
2005: Initiated the campaign called "Feed me Better"
2005: Named the most influential person in the UK hospitality industry
2008: Launched a restaurant chain called Jamie's Italian
2009: Received the 2010 TED Prize
2013: Inducted into the Cullinary Hall of Fame