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"Hell's Kitchen" Finale Tops Hispanic TV Ratings - Santa Barbara, CA, USA - The contestant known only as "Rock," a 30-year-old aspiring chef from Virginia, served up a pan-roasted prime rib eye with morel mushroom sauce en route to winning "Hell's Kitchen" in the season finale of the Fox program. The show closed out its third season atop the Hispanic TV ratings for the second straight week, according to figures released by the Nielsen Media Group for the week of Aug. 13-19.

Rock outdueled Bonnie in a culinary "battle of the sexes" – as it was dubbed by the show's host and chef Gordon Ramsay – to win season three. The finale drew a
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Celebrities : Rock Harper
Categories : Hell's Kitchen
Posted 8/21/2007 12:08:46 AM | Permalink
Hell's Kitchen: Strong Finish Despite Spoilers
BuddyTV - USA - For the 27th time in a row, the Fox network has closed out another week last week coming in first in ratings in primetime for the key 18-49 adult demographic. It's the longest streak a network has had in eleven years, and the third season of Hell's Kitchen has proven to be a solid performer helping to bring in the viewers.

Last week, the first part of the season finale of Hell's Kitchen helped beat out many of its competitors in its 9pm Eastern Time slot. Initial overnight ratings reports show that the second half of the finale was also a
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Celebrities : Rock Harper
Categories : Hell's Kitchen, Reality TV Stars
Posted 8/15/2007 12:08:27 AM | Permalink
DC Chef Finalist in Hell's Kitchen - Washington, DC, USA - It has only been a few months since D.C. last had a reality TV star/contestant to fall behind -- unless you include our very own Marion Barry and the saga of his various trials and tribulations.

But somehow it has escaped our attention that local chef Rahman “Rock” Harper, Executive Chef at B. Smith’s in Union Station, has been competing in this summer’s season of Hell’s Kitchen. The oversight could be due to the fact that his bio on Fox’s website indicates that he is from Spotsylvania, VA, a scant 70 miles away from Union Station.

Now into its 10th week, the
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Celebrities : Rock Harper
Categories : Hell's Kitchen
Posted 8/7/2007 12:08:38 AM | Permalink
The ''Hell's Kitchen'' season finale: We have a winner!
Entertainment Weekly - USA - I know. OMG, the shock.

For a show that started the season so strong, the conclusion of Hell's Kitchen really fizzled, didn't it, gumballs? Of course, it lost a lot of momentum last week by drawing out the finale preparations for a seemingly endless, empty hour — but despite tonight's early announcement that one finalist's life was about to change forever, I found myself uninspired.

So what was bringing me down? Let's start with how we were once again deprived of what has been my favorite part of this show's last episodes: the construction of the dining rooms. Sure, there was a
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Celebrities : Rock Harper
Categories : Hell's Kitchen, Reality TV Stars, Celebrity Chef News
Posted 8/6/2007 12:08:42 AM | Permalink
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The neighborhood that got a much-needed dining boost in February: Dupont Circle  The Washington Post

Snow and sleet couldn't slow the District's restaurant scene in February, as openings brought in more “orange-ish” chicken, a new soul-food destination and a ...

New DC restaurant featured art depicting black rap artists as chickens

WASHINGTON — The latest debate on U Street is about freedom of expression versus cultural sensitivity. “Tone deaf is an understatement,” said Rahman ...

Hell’s Kitchen Vet Rock Harper Fired Up About New Shows  Eater DC

In the decade since he rocketed to reality cooking stardom, chef Rock Harper has run high-profile local restaurants, spearheaded short-lived solo projects (RIP, ...

Shaw Fried Chicken Joint Is Removing Rap Murals That Sparked Appropriation Claims  Eater DC

Facing claims of cultural appropriation and insensitivity over a controversial mural of 1990s rap icons, a forthcoming fried chicken restaurant in Shaw has ...

Rock Harper goes from 'Hell's' to DCCK's kitchen  Washington Post

It didn't quite work out the way Harper expected, nor did the next two gigs after that Sin City fizzle, but the chef believes he's found the perfect job for him for the ...

New Shaw Restaurant May Delay Opening To Replace Murals Depicting Famous Rappers As Chickens  DCist

After facing a backlash, a forthcoming hip hop-themed fried chicken and oyster restaurant in Shaw will take down a series of murals that depict famous rappers ...

Rock Harper Joins Central Union Mission, Plus More Intel  Eater DC

Chef, TV personality and aspiring entertainment mogul Rock Harper is building on his philanthropic pursuits by serving as executive chef of Central Union ...

Fried Chicken and Oyster Restaurant Roy Boys Opens Friday Without Controversial Murals  Washingtonian

Fried chicken and oyster spot Roy Boys has gotten off to a controversial start for murals depicting famous rappers with chicken parts. The Shaw restaurant ...

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