It’s A Potboiler: Gordon Ramsay in Family Feud

by | November 10, 2010 at 7:33 AM | Celebrities, TV News

Celebrity Chef Gordon Ramsay (Photo: Fox)

Celebrity Chef Gordon Ramsay (Photo: Fox)


LONDON – Gordon Ramsay’s kitchen nightmare has gone public.

The chef has released an open letter that exposes a painful family rift, accusing his father-in-law and former business partner of acting like a dictator.

Trouble brewed when Ramsay fired his wife’s father, Chris Hutcheson, as chief executive of Gordon Ramsay Holdings after 12 years. In a subsequent interview, Hutcheson said Ramsay had turned into “a monster.”

In the letter, published Tuesday in London’s Evening Standard newspaper, Ramsay said Hutcheson had been “running the business as a dictator.”

He also urged his mother-in-law, Greta Hutcheson, to “stop punishing” her daughter.

Ramsay’s TV shows include ‘Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares‘ and ‘Hell’s Kitchen.’ He runs restaurants around the world.

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