Fox announced that award-winning chef, restaurateur and presenter Gordon ramsay and Fox Entertainment jointly form Studio Ramsay Global. The new production entity is jointly owned by the two and will develop, produce and distribute food and lifestyle programming for Fox, its ad-supported streaming platform, Tubi, and platforms in the whole world.
Studio Ramsay Global will acquire 100% of Ramsay’s current television business, Studio Ramsay, with Fox funding the purchase. The announcement was made today by Gordon Ramsay and Charlie necklace, CEO of Fox Entertainment.
With offices in London and Los Angeles, the new company will own and serve as the exclusive production house for all new series featuring and / or produced by Ramsay.
Fox Entertainment’s in-house unscripted studio, Fox Alternative Entertainment, run by Rob Wade, President of Alternative Entertainment and Specials at Fox Entertainment, will oversee the production of all new programs produced by Studio Ramsay Global, including its upcoming cooking competition, Senior level chef.
Ramsay’s existing series include Fox’s Chef, Junior MasterChef and Hell’s Kitchen. Content for other platforms both international and in the United States will continue to be produced by their respective production companies, with Creative Director of Studio Ramsay Lisa Edwards expanding its responsibilities with the newly incorporated company.
âThis is an incredibly exciting opportunity, not just for me, but for the team at Studio Ramsay. We will create food and lifestyle ideas, but also develop an incredible new talent pool from food, beverage and industry leaders to create our own culinary talent branch, âsaid Ramsay. âI couldn’t be more excited about this new global partnership with Fox. After 16 amazing years of working together, this takes Studio Ramsay to the next level! “
âGordon Ramsay is the definition of partner and friend. He is also the genius behind a global brand that represents integrity and excellence in food, lifestyle and more. Fox Entertainment is honored to strengthen its long term relationship with Gordon as together we present Studio Ramsay Global, âadded Collier. âGordon has been an important part of the Fox experience for years, bringing an energy, an entrepreneurial spirit and an attitude that fits Fox perfectly. Although you’ve never left, Gordon, welcome your (shiny) donut! “
Studio Ramsay Global’s first board of directors will be comprised of Gordon Ramsay, Charlie Collier and Rob Wade.
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