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'Top Chef' Season 20 to Take Place in London & Feature All-Star Cast

There’s been some new details revealed about Top Chef season 20.

According to Variety, Bravo announced on Monday (August 1) that the upcoming 20th season of the cooking-competition series will be set in London, with the cast to feature all-star chefs from around the world.

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'Top Chef' Alum Howard 'Howie' Kleinberg Dies at 46

Howard “Howie” Kleinberg has sadly passed away.

The Florida-based chef, who appeared on the third season of the cooking ompetition series Top Chef, died on July 22 at the age of 46. His mother, Susan, told the Miami Herald that he died of a heart attack.

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Every Winner of 'Top Chef,' Ranked in Popularity

Top Chef is a huge hit, and a reality TV staple.

The long-running Bravo reality competition television series first premiered all the way back in March of 2006, and showcases chefs competing against each other in various culinary challenges.

Along the way, the winning chefs have gone on to launch successful ventures in the culinary world, and have had incredible careers. Many of the stars of the show have also enjoyed tremendous success on social media, as fans of the show stay following them for recipe ideas, new projects and life updates.

After Season 19 just wrapped, we’re taking a look back at all of the Top Chef winners and seeing who is the most popular on Instagram post-season.

See how the Top Chef winners rank in popularity, ranked from lowest to highest…

Padma Lakshmi Defends Decision To Film in Houston For Upcoming 'Top Chef' Season

Padma Lakshmi is speaking out about the upcoming season of Top Chef, which is going to be filmed in Houston, Texas.

The announcement from Bravo was revealed earlier this week, when the Anti-Abortion Law went into affect in the state.

In a series of tweets, Padma, the host of the reality competition series, addressed the backlash the show was getting because of it.

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'Top Chef' Winner Gabe Erales Issues Apology for Affair That Led to Firing

Gabe Erales is speaking out.

The winner of Top Chef Season 18, who was fired as a chef in a restaurant in Austin, Texas over allegations of misconduct, spoke out on social media over the weekend.

Following an interview in which he said he had a “consensual” affair with a co-worker, whose hours he reduced due to her “performance on the job,” he spoke out again on Instagram.

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Padma Lakshmi Responds to Controversy Surrounding 'Top Chef' Winner Gabe Erales

Padma Lakshmi is speaking out.

The season 18 finale of Top Chef took place on Thursday (July 1) and contestant Gabe Erales beat out his fellow contestants Dawn Burrell and Shota Nakajima for the grand prize of $250,000.

However, after the episode aired, some viewers brought up a report from last year that alleged Gabe was no longer worked at the Austin restaurant Comedor due to “repeated violation” of company policies.

Padma addressed the controversy on social media on Friday (July 2).

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'Bachelorette' Fans Recognize Another Reality Star on the Hometown Dates!

Fans watching The Bachelorette‘s hometown dates last night recognized a reality show star from another competition program!

Antonia Lofaso, who is known for competing on Top Chef, Chopped, Cutthroat Kitchen and Restaurant Startup, was in town for Ben Smith‘s hometown date as a friend of his family.

“I told you before, my life is full of strong, decisive, bold, independent women, and the two people you’re going to meet today are my two favorite — a really close family friend, her name is Antonia, she is with me more than anybody else. And you and her are eerily similar, it’s incredible,” Ben told Tayshia Adams.

“My sister Madeline will be here,” Ben added ahead of the date. “She’s the one I told you about at our one-on-one date. She’s the most incredible person I’ve ever met, so I’m so excited you get to meet her. My parents, they weren’t able to make it because of COVID and my dad’s a doctor.”

It turns out, Ben is Antonia‘s trainer at his gym, Deuce!

Unfortunately, the night didn’t go as planned for Ben.