Anthony Bourdain the U.S. celebrity chef and television personality was found dead in his hotel room at the age of 61. His death was suspected to be a suicide as per the CNN reports.
The chef was in Strasbourg, France in order to work for a shoot for his series which is still unknown to the world. “It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and colleague, Anthony Bourdain,”- said the Cable Network in a statement on Friday.
Bourdain was the most selling author in the fiction and food category. CNN gave a continual statement “His love of great adventure, new friends, fine food and drink and the remarkable stories of the world made him a unique storyteller.
“His talents never ceased to amaze us and we will miss him very much. Our thoughts and prayers are with his daughter and family at this incredibly difficult time.”
The American celebrity chef and media personality was shot to fame in the year 2000 with a book named “Kitchen Confidential”. The personality had exposed towards innovation in the world of haute cuisine.
His first TV show was broadcasted as ‘Tour on the Food Network’ in the year 2002. He was brought up in Leonia, New Jersey while, moneyed on the outlying area of the New York City.
Soon after the death of the most loved fashion designer Kate Spade, the death of Anthony Bourdain leaves the nation mourn. The United States health officials said that suicides have been a common thing in the country.
“That was a shock when I woke up this morning: Anthony Bourdain is dead! I enjoyed his show, he was quite a character.” – said the U.S President Donald Trump.
Later he also added a statement towards giving condolences to the family of Kate Spade. He fellow celebrities have been writing tweets with heavy hearts and inked minds.