Shep Gordon is a producer and writer, known for They Live (1988), Prince of Darkness (1987) and The People Under the Stairs (1991).
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News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Arts and Culture Programming, NME Award for Best Music Film
Emeril is known as Shep Gordon’s first breakthrough celebrity chef.
Gordon and Emeril met one night when Shep had dinner at a restaurant called Commanders Palace, where Emeril worked for 7 ½ years. Emeril had given Shep a complimentary champagne and cognac in Shep’s to-go cups. Gordon took an instant liking to Emeril and wanted to make sure that Emeril would be one of his clients when he started his agency to manage chefs in the food industry.