Celebrity chef Jon Ashton acquired his passion for cooking as a child in his Granny Ashton's cottage kitchen in Liverpool, England. Later, he pursued his passion in culinary college. After graduation, his wit, charisma and flair in the kitchen gave way to TV appearances, including Britain's nationally syndicated TV Dinners.
When Jon moved to the United States a decade ago, Americans fell in love with his English charm, winning him TV appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Fox & Friends, NBC 10! and many other shows.
Today, he serves as resident chef on WB's syndicated show The Daily Buzz, appearing in 160 TV stations nationwide. Jon has had the honor of appearing on TV with an array of celebrities, including: Rachael Ray, Paula Deen, Emeril Lagasse, Tyler Florence, Wolfgang Puck, Jacque Pepin, Jay Leno, Giada de Laurentis, Bobby Flay and Al Roker. Recently, he earned another distinction when he launched his Chocolate Souffle into space at the Kennedy Space Center, Orlando, Fla.