What Is Bobby Flay's Ex-Wife Kate Connelly Is Currently Doing? Is She Still Single Or In Relationship?

News by Saburo Published on 16 Aug,2017 Updated on 29 Aug,2021

The lesser-known ex-wife of the celebrity chef, Bobby FlayKate Connelly rose to fame after they got married. Flay is an American celebrity chef, restaurateur, and reality television personality who is popular for his several Food Network Television programs.   

Connelly is the second wife of Flay, who, got married to her in 1995 and divorced in 1998. Has the ex-wife of Flay found her new love? Or she is still single? Let's dig into her personal life and find out. 

Is Bobby Flay's Ex-Wife Kate Connelly Still Single? Or Is She In A Relationship? 

The former wife of American celebrity chef, Bobby Flay, Kate Connelly hasn't made her personal life public yet. After her divorce from her ex-husband, she hasn't confirmed her relationship with anyone officially.

Connelly married chef Bobby Flay in 1995, in a private wedding ceremony. They have a daughter together named Sophie Flay. She is a community journalist for ABC7 covering stories in Silver Lake and adjacent communities.

The couple called it quit after three years of marriage and lay and separated in 1998. Their divorce was finalized late that year. The couple never revealed how it all happened.  

Connelly is possibly single or maybe she has already found her partner and she doesn't want public attention due to her personal life. As per reports, Kate is enjoying her single life. As of now, there is not no record of her current relationship status. It becomes much hard due to her rare social media appearance. 

Her husband was previously married to Debra Ponzek on May 11, 1991. Flay and Ponzek divorced in 1993.

Who Is Bobby Flay Currently Dating? Know About His Relationship History  

Currently, fifty-six years old celebrity chef is very much single. During his recent interview, when asked about his relationship status, he said:

"I’m very single. She (Helena York) kicked me to the curb." 

Prior, he was in a relationship with actress Heléne Yorke. The couple started dating in February 2016, just after a couple of months of his divorce from his third wife, Stephanie March after 10 years of marriage.

According to Page Six, the chef Flay and Masters of Sex star Yorke first met at a New York Knicks basketball game in a celebrity row in December 2015. However, at that time, the Food Network rep claimed Flay and Yorke were just friends. The source said:

“Bobby went to the [December] Knicks game with his daughter when she was home on break from school. Coincidentally, Heléne was at the same game that night.”  

He was completely head over heels for her since the moment he saw her. 

"Lots of things I love about her, one of them is that she is enthusiastic about so many things, eating is one of them but she loves to cook….We cook together so she’ll say I wanna make this and I stand next to her and help her."

The couple celebrated their first anniversary on 11 February 2017. Flay shared a selfie with his girlfriend on the occasion of their anniversary.

He captioned the picture: "One year later... could not smile and laugh more in a 12-month span. @HeleneYorke #HappyAnniversary," 

Sadly, the duo broke up and as of March 2021, Helena is dating actor Max Jenkins.  

As mentioned earlier, Prior to dating Heather, he was married to Stephanie March. The couple tied the knot, on Feb 20, 2005, in a private wedding ceremony attended by her family and close friends. They sadly separated on July 17, 2015.

Their divorce was finalized on July 17, 2015. His ex-wife March is an American actress who is better known for her work in the long-running NBC series, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Bobby Flay: Quick Facts

  • Flay's birth name is Robert William Flay and was born on December 10, 1964, in New York.
  • Spent most of his early days in New York City. 
  • Belongs to American and belongs to the White American ethnicity. 
  • He is the son of Bill and Dorothy Flay.
  • Fly is a fourth-generation Irish American.
  • Studied at denominational schools.
  • The chef started his career in the restaurant industry.
  • Fly achieved a degree in culinary arts.
  • He is the owner and executive chef of many restaurants which includes Mesa Grill, Bar Americain, Uncasville, etc.
  • Flay has hosted several Food Network television programs.

Quick Facts: Kate Connelly 

  • Kate Connelly was born on January 21, 1968, in the United States of America. 
  • Connelly holds an American nationality and regarding her ethnicity, she is White.  
  • As of 2021, she is aged 35 years. 
  • She graduated from the University of Southern California.