UK Cypriot Theo Michaels was on GB news TV talking about Yorkshire puddings
Theo is a chef, presenter and award winning author and previous Masterchef 2014 contestant – see what he’s been up to recently here.
Theo is resident chef on Channel 4’s Steph’s Packed Lunch, monthly food columnist for Hertfordshire Life Magazine, a Kenwood Ambassador and frequently in the press and media and food festivals (National Geographic, Taste London, Carfest, etc.).
Theo sits on the CoolBrands Council 2022/23 amongst a select group of successful individuals from across various industries.
Theo has seven published cookbooks, two of which won the 2020 Gourmand World Cookbook awards. Some of his titles include Orexi (translated into 3 languages) Rustica, SHARE, CANNED and most recently is Grazing and Feasting Boards and is currently working on his next book to be published autumn 2023.
Theo still gets’ his hands dirty as Executive Chef for an international events company and also co-owns a cool little coffee shop in Hertfordshire.
Theo has three children and during lockdown Theo was named internationally as the ‘UK’s home economist’ after hosting 36 live kids cookalongs for 3 months (
Theo is also co-founder of FiveDinners.com an online curated meal planning service.
TV & Radio Credits include:
- Channel 4, Steph’s Packed Lunch – resident chef
- The Food Network (Sky)
- ITV’s This Morning (since 2015)
- BBC Morning Live
- GB News
- BBC Radio London
- Heart FM
- BBC 3CR
- Masterchef (2014 participant / 2022 judge)