British celebrity chef Gary Rhodes has died at the age of 59.
The restaurateur, who appeared on TV programmes including Rhodes Around Britain, MasterChef and Hell’s Kitchen during his celebrated cookery career, passed away on Tuesday.
His TV work included appearances on Masterchef, Hell’s Kitchen and his own series Rhodes Around Britain. He was a contestant on Strictly Come Dancing in 2008.
Rhodes died in Dubai
At the time of his death, Rhodes ran restaurants at two hotels in Dubai, which also released a joint statement.