Gordon Ramsay has a friendship circle that is the envy of many - but his latest revelation is completely surprising! During a new interview, the celebrity chef revealed he shares a close bond with supermodel Gigi Hadid.
Opening up about their secret friendship, the 52-year-old joked that she is the only reason his daughters bother to speak to him.
"My daughters, they love me. It's not because I'm a [explicit] good chef. They love me because I talk to Gigi Hadid," he told People. "That's the only reason why they want to talk to me."
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The TV star is a doting dad to five children, Megan, 22, Holly and Jack, both 20, Matilda, 19, and little Oscar, all of whom he shares with wife Tana Ramsay.
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It seems Gordon and Gigi formed a friendship when the American beauty took part in MasterChef Celebrity Showdown back in 2016 – and they have remained the best of pals ever since!
"Gigi sent me this [pasta] dish a couple of weeks back on Instagram and said, 'Chef, what do you think?' And I said, 'Girl, it's good. In fact, it's [explicit] good,'" he added.
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Gigi, who recently welcomed a baby daughter with Zayn Malik, often shares plenty of her own recipes on Instagram, with her spicy vodka pasta sauce going viral.
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The mum-of-one ended up winning MasterChef Celebrity Showdown after she went head-to-head with fellow Victoria's Secret model Devon Windsor.
Of her fondness with food, Gigi said at the time: "The first year I lived in New York I tried a different burger every week to find my favourite burger in New York," adding: "I always say, eat clean to stay fit, have a burger to stay sane."
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