Paula Deen

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Paula Deen
Paula Deen Civitan.jpg
Paula Ann Hiers[1]

(1947-01-19) January 19, 1947 (age 73)
Jimmy Deen (m. 1965–1992)

Michael Groover (m. 2004)
Culinary career
Cooking styleSouthern

Paula Deen (born January 19, 1947) is an American celebrity chef and television host. She has published fourteen cookbooks.

Early life[change | change source]

She was born in Albany, Georgia.

Personal life[change | change source]

On June 21, 2013, The Food Network announced they would not renew her contract because Deen used racist slurs.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Piechota, Jim (June 20, 2013). "Southern hospitality". The Bay Area Reporter. Retrieved June 26, 2013.
  2. "Paula Deen Canned: Food Network 'Will Not Renew' Chef's Contract Amid Racism Row". Mediaite. Retrieved 21 June 2013.