EXCLUSIVE: TV’s top chef, reality star and producer Gordon Ramsay, has signed with CAA. For the past five years he was at WME and its predecessor Endeavor. Under his current deal with Fox, which runs through 2014, Ramsay is the star and executive producer of three series on the network, all reliable ratings performers: Hell’s Kitchen, Kitchen Nightmares and MasterChef. Veteran Hell’s Kitchen has been renewed for Seasons 9, which will air over the summer, and 10, which will run next season. MasterChef has been picked up for a second cycle to air in the summer, and Season 3 of Kitchen Nightmares currently airs on Fridays.
Additionally, Ramsay has three British series, Hell’s Kitchen, The F Word and Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares. His new shows, including his latest Fox entry MasterChef, are being produced through One Potato Two Potato, Ramsay’s joint production venture with Optomen Television. Ramsay also is a best-selling author of cookbooks and owner of the longest-running London restaurant to maintain three Michelin stars.