James Tahhan better know as Chef James, is one of the most recognized Hispanic chefs in America.
Born in Venezuela to Syrian parents, he moved to the United States at the age of 13. He is known for being the chef and co-host of Telemundo’s morning show Un Nuevo Dia for over ten years, as well as a judge for some of the biggest cooking competition shows, including Master Chef, Chopped, Puro Chef, Top Chef, and Top Chef Middle East.
Chef James is also the author of the 39-week bestselling Book Cocina en Casa con Chef James and the winner of three National Emmy Awards.
Chef James has become a leader in the gastronomic world thanks to his love for food, both in front and behind the cameras. His philosophy is that food can change the world.