‘Top Chef’ Preview: Will Blais Sink Or Swim?

The big question going into the “Top Chef: All-Stars” finale (March 30) isn’t who will win, but more precisely, can Richard fail? The season’s No. 1 contender has been despondent since Ellis Island, spouting self-loathing declarations like “I hate everything I do,” and letting Isabella to steal his glory. In a preview from tonight’s episode, […]

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‘Top Chef’s Carla Hall: I Self Sabotaged

With her “hootie hoo” spirit depleted from two grueling challenges in the Bahamas, Carla Hall was sent packing on Wednesday night’s “Top Chef: All-Stars.” On Thursday, we caught up with the D.C.-based caterer to discuss her new business plan, who she wants to see win in next week’s finale, and what inspired her to go […]

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Spider-Man Teams Up with … a ‘Top Chef’

PHILADELPHIA – When the web-slinger heads out for dinner, danger is always on the menu. In a new one-shot tale available through Marvel Comics’ app and online, Spider-Man teams up with “Top Chef” Eli Kirshtein in a bid to thwart the hallucination-spewing Mysterio who disrupts the wall-crawler’s date. Eliminated “Top Chef”: I Went to Therapy […]

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Fabio Viviani: ‘Jersey Shore’ Cast Won’t Make It Out Of Italy Alive

Florence-born Fabio Viviani doesn’t think the cast of “Jersey Shore” stands a chance of survival when they head to his native country to shoot season 4. “They won’t make it out alive,” he jokes. “They’ll kill them all. “Snooki doesn’t belong to this planet,” he says.  “I think The Situation is gonna have a situation […]

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Preview: What’s Jimmy Fallon Doing on ‘Top Chef’?

Jimmy Fallon is getting served up in prime time. Tonight’s “Top Chef” elimination challenge requires the eight remaining chef’testants to prepare a birthday feast for the “Late Night” host at Manhattan eatery Colicchio & Sons. The reality TV connoisseur will also take a seat at Judges Table. It’s tough to imagine nice guy Fallon being […]

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‘Top Chef’s Padma Lakshmi Sued by Ex for Custody of Her Baby

BY: JENNIFER PELTZ NEW YORK – “Top Chef” host Padma Lakshmi is steeped in a custody fight, and the ingredients are plenty complex. Venture capitalist Adam Dell sued Wednesday for custody of Lakshmi’s 11-month-old daughter. He says a paternity test has shown he’s the infant’s father, but Lakshmi is sidelining him and trying to cast […]

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