Nigella Lawson (born 6 January 1960) is an English television chef, journalist, television presenter and food writer. She was born in Wandsworth, London. She presented the cooking show Nigella Bites on Channel 4 from 2000 to 2001. After that series, she went on to present two cookery series called Nigella's Christmas Kitchen and Nigella Express on BBC Two.
She is a judge on the American reality show The Taste.
She is a daughter of politician Nigel Lawson.