TV personality, author and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain has died at the age of 61.
CNN confirmed Bourdain’s death today and said the cause of death was suicide.
BREAKING: Anthony Bourdain of CNN’s “Parts Unknown” is dead. The chef, storyteller and Emmy-winning host has committed suicide at age 61, CNN confirms https://t.co/kUSmSJZXNm pic.twitter.com/VyZyfh5my2
— CNN (@CNN) June 8, 2018
Bourdain was in France working on an upcoming episode of his award-winning CNN series Parts Unknown.
His close friend Eric Ripert, the French chef, found him unresponsive in his hotel room this morning.
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