Bridget Lancaster Biography
|Date of Birth:||1968|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 feet 5 inch|
|Birth Name||Bridget Lancaster|
|Birth Place/City||Charleston, W.Va|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Married to||Stephen Lancaster|
|Children||Tom Lancaster and James Lancaster|
|Education||Ohio State University|
|TV Show||Cook's Country|
Bridget Lancaster is an American International Radio and TV cooking star. She is well recognized for her appearance as an original cast member on both America's Test Kitchen and Television shows on PBS. She has also been part of ‘Home & Family’, ‘Cook’s Country from America’s Test Kitchen’, ‘Ask This Old House’, and ‘Nova ScienceNow’. Bridget Lancaster's net worth around $2 million at present. She has earned a decent amount of money from her successful career as a television chef hosting cooking shows and conducting cooking classes. The TV personality is married to Stephen Lancaster who is also a chef. The couple shares two sons Tom Lancaster and James Lancaster. The family of four currently lives in Marblehead.
Born to Jim Lancaster and Linda Sapp
Bridget Lancaster was born in 1968 in Cross Lanes, West Virginia, United States, to her father Jim Lancaster and mother Linda Sapp. Lancaster went to Nitro High School for early studies. Later she attended Ohio State University. She has one sister. She spent most of her early days in her hometown Cross Lanes.
During her childhood, Lancaster's mother taught her how to cook as she claims that "My mom has always been a great from-scratch cook." She belongs to American nationality and his ethnicity is White.
After her studies, Lancaster started cooking in restaurants in the South and Northeast, concentrating on being a pastry chef.
Later Lancaster shifted to Boston and began working as a pastry chef and also as a kitchen supplies saleswoman. It was there where a co-worker suggested her to apply for a magazine contest.
Career as a Cook
Lancaster started her career after completing her test; She joined Christopher Kimball's magazine in the year 1998 as one of three test cooks.
Fortunately, Lancaster quickly became a cast member of both Cook's Country and America's Test Kitchen. Cook's Country premiered its first season in Sep 2008, on the PBS channel. It is an American half-hour television cooking show. The cooking show is filmed in a renovated 1806 farmhouse based in Rupert, Vermont.
Later her unique techniques and methods of cooking started playing on the radio as well. Bridget Lancaster gained a lot of fame from tv shows as she also invented many exotic dishes.
Apart from on-screen test cook for America's Test Kitchen, she worked on many of the company's cookbook projects. He went on to work in various kitchens in the South and Northeast also, concentrating on a pastry. Additionally, Lancaster also tortured culinary classes and given live cooking demonstrations.
Christopher Kimball's "Cook's Country" specially features the best regional home cooking and relies on the same practical, no-nonsense approach to food and cooking. The most hit TV show is currently premiering its eight-season. It also got a nomination for many prestigious accolades like Daytime Emmy Award for Oustanding Directing In A Lifestyle/Culinary Program.
It's now been more than two years since Bridget Lancaster is hosting ATK TV along with her longtime friend and co-worker, Julia Collin Davison. During a 2019 talk, Lancaster said that she loves teaching people how to cook.
Estimated Net Worth of $2 Million
Bridget Lancaster's net worth is around $2 million at present. She has earned a decent amount of money from her successful career as a television chef hosting cooking shows and conducting cooking classes.
She also authored a book called Cooking at Home With Bridget & Julia: The TV Hosts of America's Test Kitchen Share Their Favorite Recipes for Feeding Family and Friends which is priced $19.86 for Hardcover and $17.99 for Kindle.
She lives in a beautiful house with her family in Marblehead. Sources reported that Bridget currently owns a house in Massachusetts.
American chef Christopher Kimball has a net worth of around $20 million, as per celebrity net worth. He kick-started his career after securing $100,000 from angel investors.
Married to Stephen Lancaster
Bridget Lancaster is a married woman and has two children. She tied the knot to Stephen Lancaster for a long time now. He is also a chef and lives in Marblehead. The couple has two sons together; Tom, born in 2002, and James, born in 2008. She also has a pet dog named George which turned 4 in March 2018.
The pair live a private life and do not talk much about their relationship with the public.
Their son Tom is a very adventurous eater whereas, James survives on Grape Jelly Sandwiches. She rarely shares her family life in public. It's been a pretty long time that the two adorable couple sharing the same marriage journey, therefore, it can be easy to confirm that they are happy together. The couple currently resides in Massachusetts with their kids.
Lancaster is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram with a huge fan following. She shares her professional and personal life via her Twitter.
- Bridget's height: she has a height of 5' 5" (1.68m).
- Weight: 54 kg
- Hair Color: Blonde
- Eye Color: Blue
- Age: As of 2019, she is 50 years old.