Robert Irvine Bio, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Daughters, Dinner: Impossible, Career, Net worth

Robert Irvine Biography

Robert Paul Irvine is an English celebrity chef and talk show host known for hosting Food Network’s Dinner: Impossible, Restaurant: Impossible,  and Worst Cooks in America. He started his cooking career at the age of 15years when he enlisted with the Royal Navy and underwent culinary training. He served aboard Her Majesty’s Yacht Britannia for 10 years. Irvine had his self-titled talk show.

Robert Irvine Age and Birthday

Irvine is 56 years old in 2021. He was born on September 24, 1965, in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England. He celebrates his birthday on the 24th of September every year.

Robert Irvine  Height

The executive chef, Irvine stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 10 inches.

Robert Irvine
Robert Irvine

Robert Irvine Family

Irvine has kept details about his parents from the public. He however revealed that his father did not at first like the career path he had chosen (of becoming a chef).

Robert Irvine  Wife

Irvine is married to Gail Kim since 2012. Gail Kim is a Canadian-American retired professional wrestler and currently a producer at Impact Wrestling.  Gail Kim was born on February 20, 1977,  (age 44, as in 2021) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The pair met on the set of Dinner: Impossible when Irvine served VIPs for WWE’s Summerslam.

The chef was previously married to Karen Irvine with whom he has two children; daughters Annalise and Talia. Karen and Irvine divorced and it is after the divorce that Irvine married Gail Kim.

Robert Irvine Children | Daughters

Irvine has two children; daughters Annalise and Talia, from his first marriage with Karen Irvine. Annalise Irvine was born on September 16, 1997, (age 24, as in 2021) while Talia was born on May 16, 2001 ( age 20, as in 2021).

Talia graduated in 2020 with a Bachelors in Criminal Justice from the College of Liberal Arts at Temple University while her sister Annalise graduated in 2018 with honors in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Central Florida.

Robert Irvine Dinner: Impossible

Irvine is the host of Food Network’s show Dinner: Impossible. The 2021 show will premiere on October 5, 2021, and will see chef Irvine and his team of sous chefs overcome extraordinary obstacles and conditions that push Irvine to his physical and mental limits.

Robert Irvine Career

Irvine started his cooking career when he was 15 years old after enlisting in the Royal Navy. When he completed his culinary training, he served aboard Her Majesty’s Royal Yacht Britannia. He served in the Navy for 10 years. He later moved tо wоrk іn Ваlі, Јаkаrtа аnd Но Сhі Міnh Сіtу. Не bесоmе thе mеmbеr оf thе ехесutіvе сhеfѕ wоrkіng аbrоаd оn vаrіоuѕ сruіѕе ѕhірѕ. In addition, he wоrkеd аt Тrumр’ѕ Тај Маhаl.

As a TV host, Irvine started working on Food Network’s show Fit for a King, which was later re-titled Dinner: Impossible. He later became the host of Restaurant: Impossible and Worst Cooks in America. He is the founder of Robert Irvine Foods.


Robert has co-written a cookbook, Mission: Cook!, and written Impossible to Easy.

Robert Irvine Net worth

Irvine has an estimated net worth of $20 million in 2021. He has amassed his worth through his career as a celebrity chef, TV host, and actor. The chef started his career at the age of 15 after enlisting in Royal Navy.