French chef whose NY cafe, Daniel, received a three-star Michelin ranking. He started his culinary teaching young. At age fifteen, he became a finalist in the very best Culinary Apprentice competition in France. He opened up restaurants in NEW YORK, Miami, Toronto, Montreal, London, Singapore, and Beijing, among additional cities. He was created and elevated in France and shifted to NEW YORK through the 1980s. He wedded Katherine Gage in 2013 and he includes a boy called Alix. He caused fellow chef Joel Robuchon.