CNN: TV host, Chef Anthony Bourdain dead at 61

Posted: 5:53 AM, Jun 08, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-08 07:53:04-04

Friday morning, CNN reported that chef, author, and TV host Anthony Bourdain has died.

Bourdain was the long time host of CNN’s award-winning series "Parts Unknown." He was 61.

In a statement released Friday morning, CNN said the cause of death was suicide.

Bourdain was reportedly in France for an upcoming episode of "Parts Unknown" when he was found unresponsive in his hotel room.

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