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Katie Lee Joel (Season 1)
Padma Lakshmi (Season 2-present)
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Bravo: 3/6/2006-present
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Top Chef is a reality cooking competition series in which chefs compete against each other in culinary challenges.


The series features chefs competing against each other in culinary challenges. They are judged by a panel of professional chefs and other notables from the food and wine industry with one or more contestants eliminated in each episode.


  • Season 1: Harold Dieterle
  • Season 2: Ilan Hall
  • Season 3: Hung Huynh
  • Season 4: Stephanie Izard
  • Season 5: Hosea Rosenberg
  • Season 6: Michael Voltaggio
  • Season 7: Kevin Sbraga
  • Season 8: Richard Blais
  • Season 9: Paul Qui
  • Season 10: Kristen Kish
  • Season 11: Nicholas Elmi
  • Season 12: Mei Lin
  • Season 13: Jeremy Ford
  • Season 14: Brooke Williamson
  • Season 15: Joe Flamm
  • Season 16: Kelsey Barnard Clark
  • Season 17: Melissa King
  • Season 18: Gabe Erales
  • Season 19: TBA

International Versions[]

Countries that have aired their versions of Top Chef includes:

  • Arab World
  • Belgium
  • Canada (English Language only)
  • El Salvador
  • Finland
  • France
  • Greece
  • Indonesia
  • Netherlands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Vietnam

Life After Top Chef[]

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Similar to Beyond the Tank, this series was a short-lived spinoff of the show where it follows former contestants Richard Blais, Jen Carroll, Spike Mendelsohn and Fabio Vivani as they pursue their post-Top Chef professional endeavors and provides insight into the chefs private lives. The series premiered on October 3 and ran until November 28, 2012.

Related Shows[]

Top Chef Junior
Top Chef Masters
Top Chef: Just Desserts
Top Chef: Healthy Showdown
Top Chef Duels
Top Chef Estrellas
Top Chef Amateurs


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