Future Food Stars episode 4: This time, it’s all about fast food. Gordon invites the contenders to a high-end diner in the Cotswolds and challenges them to take over the reins. How will they deal with a busy lunchtime rush and with Gordon’s attempt to order a burger from the drive-thru?
Next, Gordon wants the teams to create an online delivery service. Unbeknownst to them, as well as challenging them to feed hungry office workers nearby, Gordon has invited Will Shu, founder of Deliveroo, and the heads of high street fast food chains Wahaca and Wagamama to lunch, and they have decided to order online. Will the secret panel of industry giants give their orders a thumbs up, or will it be a one-star review Finally, the teams come face-to-face with Gordon to unpick their fast food performance this week. Who will survive their one-on-one, and who will be sent packing?
Future Food Stars episode 4
Gordon James Ramsay is a British chef, restaurateur, television personality, and writer. His global restaurant group, Gordon Ramsay Restaurants, was founded in 1997 and has been awarded 16 Michelin stars overall; it currently holds a total of seven. After rising to fame on the British television miniseries Boiling Point in 1999, Ramsay became one of the best-known and most influential chefs in the United Kingdom.
Ramsay’s television appearances are defined by his bluntness, fiery temper, strict demeanour, and frequent use of profanity. He combines activities in the television, film, hospitality, and food industries, and has promoted and hired various chefs who have apprenticed under his wing. He is known for presenting television programmes about competitive cookery and food, such as the British series Hell’s Kitchen (2004), Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares (2004–2009, 2014), and The F Word (2005–2010), with the latter winning the 2005 BAFTA Award for Best Feature, and the American versions of Hell’s Kitchen (2005–present), Kitchen Nightmares (2007–2014), MasterChef (2010–present), and MasterChef Junior (2013–present), as well as Hotel Hell (2012–2016), Gordon Behind Bars (2012), Gordon Ramsay’s 24 Hours to Hell and Back (2018–2020), and Next Level Chef (2022–present).
Ramsay was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) by Queen Elizabeth II in the 2006 New Year Honours list for services to the hospitality industry. In July 2006, he won the Catey Award for Independent Restaurateur of the Year, becoming only the third person to have won three Catey Awards. In 2020, Forbes listed his earnings at US$70 million for the previous 12 months and ranked him at No. 19 on its list of the highest-earning celebrities.