DUBAI: Television chef Gary Rhodes died of natural causes in Dubai on Tuesday after “very suddenly falling ill.”
The cook credited with rejuvenating British cuisine passed away with his wife by his bedside. He was 59 years old.
Dubai police said the star died from natural causes. His TV production company said he fell ill during a break in filming for a new series.
A statement from his family said: “The Rhodes family are deeply saddened to announce the passing of beloved husband, father and brother, Gary Rhodes OBE.