He’s been married three times and has two kids from his first union (Jessica and Jillian Lagasse) and two kids from his present marraige to Alden Lovelace (Jude and John Peter Lagasse.) His culinary career started with a part time occupation in a Portuguese bakery when he was in high school. Emeril started his first restaurant in Louisiana in 1990 and it promptly won a Restaurant of the Year prize from Esquire magazine. He now has 14 restaurants across America.
Emeril Lagasse Net Worth $50 Million Dollars
Lagasse additionally has an assortment of market products, cookware, and cookbooks branded in his name. In 2008, Emeril sold the rights to all his branded merchandise to the Martha Stewart Living firm for $50 million. Emeril keeps the rights to his eateries but revenue amounts for them are unavailable. He’s estimated to have brought in $10.5 million in combined revenue in 2012. An gains approximation for 2013 isn’t accessible. As so little is understood about Emerils finances, his net worth is usually estimated at $50 million based on the 2008 Martha Stewart deal.
October 15, 1959
Fall River, Massachusetts, United States
5 ft 7 in (1.71 m)
TV chef, Chef, Author, Restaurateur, Presenter, Television producer, Entrepreneur, Drummer, Actor, Voice Actor
Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School, Johnson & Wales University
Meril Lovelace Lagasse, Jessica Lagasse, Jillian Lagasse, Emeril John Lagasse IV
Emeril John Lagasse Jr., Hilda Lagasse
Delores Lagasse, Mark Lagasse
Lifetime Achievement Award (2009 (2009), 2014), Culinary Hall of Fame, Taste Hall of Fame (2013), Humanitarian of the Year, James Beard Foundation Award (2013)
Chef of the Year(GQ magazine (GQ magazine), 1998), Most Intriguing People of the Year(People magazine (People magazine), 1998), Executive of the Year( Restaurants & Institutions magazine ( Restaurants & Institutions magazine), 2004)
"The Princess and the Frog" (2009)
"Essence of Emeril", "Emeril Live", "Cooking With Master Chefs", "From Emeril’s Kitchen", "Emeril Green", "Top Chef", "Jon & Kate Plus 8", "Iron Chef America", "Treme"