This season's Master Chef started out with a bang, introducing the first blind contestant, Christine Ha, 33, a grad student from Texas who was diagnosed with a central nervous system disorder in1999 that caused her vision to start to deteriorate.
Christine Ha, 33, the Vietnamese-American Master Chef contestant who even warmed judge Gordon Ramsay's heart with her story of being diagnosed with a central nervous system condition, neuromyelitis optica, which has caused her to slowly go blind but never diminished her devotion to becoming a "master chef," is now reaching a broader audience as Ha takes out the competition on this season of Master Chef.
A friendly soccer match got pretty rough for celebrities Will Ferrell, 44, and chef Gordon Ramsay, 45, on Sunday night in Manchester, England. Ferrell and Ramsay were both representing the Rest of the World in their game against England when they suffered injuries and were taken off the field — Ferrell with an escort and Ramsay on a stretcher.
For those of you that aren’t in the know, Scottish chef Gordon Ramsay’s cooking ability can only be matched by his ability to spew incredibly foul language, much of which, if you have ever seen the UK version of “Kitchen Nightmares,” revolves around the word “bollocks.
The season two finale of Fox's Gordon Ramsay-led cooking competition, MasterChef, began with three chefs — Christian Collins, Jennifer Behm and Adrien Nieto — but ended with only one. After a dizzying three rounds of cooking, Jennifer, a former Miss Delaware, was named the winner, the second woman in as many seasons to nab the title.
Victoria Beckham and husband David Beckham welcomed their first daughter at 7:55 a.m. PST Sunday by pre-arranged C-section at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. David, 36, announced the name of their new baby daughter, who weighed a healthy 7 lb 10 oz, a few hours after wife Victoria, 37, gave birth.
Whitney Miller, a 22-year-old college student from Mississippi, was named the winner of the first season of MasterChef on Wednesday night. She won by preparing three dishes in a timed cook-off against fellow contestant David Miller.