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Top Chef's Padma Lakshmi & Gail Simmons Glam Up for Emmys 2019!

Padma Lakshmi and Gail Simmons walk the red carpet at the 2019 Emmy Awards on Sunday (September 22) at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

The ladies are at the event to support their show Top Chef, which is nominated for Outstanding Competition Program.

The other shows nominated in the category are The Amazing Race, American Ninja Warrior, Nailed It!, RuPaul’s Drag Race, and The Voice.

FYI: Padma is wearing a Christian Siriano dress, Giuseppe Zanotti shoes, a Tyler Ellis clutch, and earrings and rings by Lorraine Schwartz. Gail is wearing Christian Siriano.

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Billy Porter Celebrates 50th Birthday Early with Grand Entrance on 'Late Late Show' - Watch Here!

Billy Porter spent nearly six minutes making a grand entrance on last night’s (September 18) episode of The Late Late Show with James Corden!

The 49-year-old Pose star, who is days away from his 50th birthday on September 21, celebrated his appearance with two runway looks, an exit worthy of a soap opera diva, and a rendition of “I Will Survive.”

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“Everyone says as you get older, it gets better. It’s the truth,” Billy later expressed about turning 50. “I’m experiencing a type of success that I didn’t even know how to dream of. It’s really really remarkable, and the best part about it is that once you get to a certain age, you give zero [bleep] about anything.”

That same night, Billy rocked a wig and had himself a Marvelous 50th Birthday Party at a private residence, hosted by Ketel One Family Made Vodka, in Los Angeles.

Billy was accompanied by his husband Adam Smith, Ricky Martin, Queer Eye‘s Tan France, Miss J Alexander, EJ Johnson, Shaun Ross, Deborah Cox, Padma Lakshmi, Trace Lysette, DJ Lina and Shoshana Bean, who surprised Billy with a special performance.

FYI: Billy is wearing a Michael Costello dress and Alexis Bittar jewelry at his party.

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Padma Lakshmi Gets First Solo Cooking Show on Hulu

Padma Lakshmi is getting her own cooking show!

The 48-year-old cookbook author and television personality, who has hosted Top Chef since 2006, will head to Hulu for her first solo food venture, according to THR.

The half-hour, 10-episode series will start start each show with a dish that “that represents and connects to a community’s history and traditions, and explores the evolution of that immigrant community through that cuisine.”

Food will range from “family recipes and street food to high-end restaurants” and will give viewers a “window into where communities came from and the tale of how they set roots in America.”

The show will be a part of Hulu Kitchen, the streaming service’s new food-focused vertical.

Gordon Ramsay Spills on His Biggest On-Camera Disaster!

Gordon Ramsay sits down at the table on the cover of The Hollywood Reporter‘s latest issue!

The 52-year-old chef – along with fellow A-list culinary celebrities Padma Lakshmi, Roy Choi, Jon Favreau, David Chang, and Samin Nosrat – are all featured in the mag’s first-ever “20 Power Players of Food Media” feature. Here’s what they had to share:

David on the explosive uptick in food programming: “Food’s only been really analyzed in America since Anthony Bourdain wrote ‘Kitchen Confidential.’ Then maybe a few years ago, people thought there was a saturation in TV, but that’s because the shows were all too similar. Now the people actually making food have been able to convince TV that a lot remains untouched.”

Gordon on his biggest on-camera disaster: “Making chicken curry on live TV, not noticing that the burner wasn’t on. When I fed the guests, they only pretended to eat it. I had no idea it was raw.”

Padma on what she wants to see more from on food shows: “I want to see more people get down and dirty with fermentation. There are so many fermentation practices happening in various cuisines.”

Roy on what HE wants to see more of on food shows: “More mothers! Women who have raised generations; women who can cook just as proficiently as a banquet chef for The Ritz-Carlton.”

Gordon on what he wants to do next: “Food TV has really exploded, and that’s exciting to me as a producer. But I’d rather front less and create more.”

For more from Gordon Ramsay and more, visit HollywoodReporter.com.

READ MORE: Gordon Ramsay & Wife Tana Welcome Fifth Child!

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Padma Lakshmi Guarantees She Didn't Photoshop This Bikini Photo!

Padma Lakshmi is looking amazing and having some fun in the sun!

The 48-year-old Top Chef host posted a photo of herself in her bikini on the beach in East Hamtpon, New York.

Padma captioned the photo, “100°F this weekend. ‘Perfect.’ 😅#noretouchingupinhere #nofacetuneeither.” She guaranteed there’s no photo shop or FaceTuning going on in this photo! Check out the photo, embedded in this post. The photo has almost 50,000 since being posted!

If you don’t know, it’s going to be a scorcher on the East Coast of the US this weekend. Temperatures are going to be nearing 100 degrees in some areas!

Padma Lakshmi Slams President Trump with Independence Day Pie

Padma Lakshmi is slamming President Donald Trump.

The 48-year-old Top Chef host took to Instagram on Thursday (July 4) to share a photo of her pie in honor of Independence Day – and it has a harsh message for the President.

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‘s berry pie is in the shape of a flag with the phrase “Close the Camps” written on it, referencing the detention camps Trump has set up which hold migrant children and families.

“While we celebrate the Fourth, there are refugee families legally seeking asylum in this country being detained and forced to sleep on concrete floors with aluminum blankets and no medical care. This is a stain on our nation and we need to do something now. Contact your representatives tomorrow to demand they #CloseTheCamps,” Padma wrote along with the photo.