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.
DAVID JI AND ANCLE HSU Outsorcerers
In little more than three years, Ji, 50,...