Jack Bishop Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 08 Jun, 2017
Facts of Jack Bishop
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Jack Bishop
Nationality American
Ethnicity white
Profession celebrity chef and food author
Net Worth 8 million dollars
Salary $50000-60000 per year
Married Yes
Married to Lauren Chattman
Children N/A
TV Show The Today Show (NBC)
Books A Year in a Vegetarian Kitchen
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The very much popular, Jack Bishop is an American celebrity Chef and a food author. His specialty is Italian cuisine. He works as the chief creative officer and editorial director of America’s Test Kitchen. He is the author of several cookbooks.

Early Life

Jack Bishop was born July 29, 1963, and this makes his age 53 years at this time. His place of birth was New York, USA. Regarding nationality, he is American and belongs to the white ethnical background. His zodiac sign is Leo.

From the age of 12, he has shown keen interest towards the cooking. His mom was a great cook. He gained skills of cooking from his mother. He was raised along with his two siblings. He is older of them.

Culinary Career

Jack never worked in any restaurant and nor involved in any hotel training. He is a self-taught chef.

In 1988, he joined the staff of Cook’s Magazine and helped with the launch of Cook’s Illustrated in 1993. During his working period with Cook’s, he established tasting convention and later used one of the most popular shows America’s Test Kitchen.

The America’s Test Kitchen becomes one of the successful shows on American television since 2001. The shows are currently in 17th season. Jack has been working America’s Test Kitchen shows since 2001. This show provided perfect shape to the career of Jack.The host of the show was Christopher Kimball. He also made regular appearance on the Today (NBC)

Until date, Jack has written several cookbooks that include Vegetables Every Day, Italian Vegetarian, Cooking with Friends, A Year in a Vegetarian Kitchen: Easy Season Dishes for Family and Friends, Cooking around the World All-in-One for Dummies, Italian Cooking for Dummies, Something Sweet by Bishop Jack.

Due to his contribution in the world of cooking, James Beard Award honored Jack for General Cooking. Furthermore, he was nominated for James Beard Award for Vegetable Focused and Vegetarian and James Beard Award for Single Subject.

Personal Life

Jack is a married man. His married life as perfect as his professional career. He married his longtime girlfriend Lauren Chattman. They celebrated their wedding in a private ceremony in New York. His wife Lauren is a food-writer. She writes articles and content relate to foods and ingredients.

Being knotted with Lauren, he is blessed with two daughters. Currently, Jack resides with his family in Sag Harbor, New York.

Jack is popular but never has been the part of any controversy. He is vegan.

Jack is famous for cooking Italian food Creamy Parmesan Polenta

Net Worth

Jack is one of the valuable assets in the world of cooking. He earns a salary of $50000-60000 per year. He has whopping net worth of 8 million dollars.

Social Media Engagements

Jack has millions of admirers from all around the world. One can see his profiles on Facebook.