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NIGELLA LAWSON Unprofessional Chef

Having garnered a fanatical following in her native Britain, Lawson, 42, a sensual anti-Martha Stewart, is sauteing and simmering her amateur way into the hearts of armchair cooking enthusiasts in the U.S. Hers are among the best-selling cookbooks in the nation, and her TV series, Nigella Bites--which airs on the Style network and E!--seems as popular with Yanks as it was with the Brits. Now this single mom is working on another cooking series, Forever Summer, slated for the Style network this fall.


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