Name: Paula Deen
Birth Name: 
Paula Hiers Deen
Birth Date: 
January 19, 1947
Birth Place: 
Albany, Georgia
Celebrity chef, television personality
Relationship Status: 
Married to Michael Groover
Celebrity Ranking # 2037

Stars Tweet Fourth of July Greetings!

Posted Friday July 4, 2014 2:33 PM GMT

It’s a big day here in America as we celebrate our independence from British rule that occurred over two centuries ago.

And plenty of celebrities are feeling patriotic on this Fourth of July, both domestic stars and famous international folks.


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Paula Deen Announces Her Own Online Network!

Posted Wednesday June 11, 2014 1:35 PM GMT

She got kicked off of the Food Network for using a racist word 20 years ago, but now Paula Deen is back with her very own media company.

The southern-fried chef will launch Paula Deen Ventures in September 2014, including an online network accessible by computer, tablet, smartphone and online streaming.


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Paula Deen Announces Summer Tour

Posted Monday April 28, 2014 4:28 PM GMT

Looking to repair her damaged public image, Paula Deen has decided to embark on a tour to show her fans she’s still as lovable as ever.

The 67-year-old Georgia native will kick off her summer tour on June 21st in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee with six additional shows to follow in cities like Atlanta, Savannah and Nashville.


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Restaurant That Fueled Paula Deen’s Racism Fire Shuts Down

Posted Thursday April 3, 2014 2:15 PM GMT

For those of you that though the Paula Deen-drama was over, think again. The restaurant that kicked off the chef’s racism scandal suddenly closed its doors for good on Thursday (April 3).

Uncle Bubba’s Seafood and Oyster House in Savannah, Georgia announced that it was closing this afternoon in a short Facebook post.


Paula Deen: My Public Struggle is Like That of Gay NFL Hopeful Michael Sam

Posted Thursday February 27, 2014 2:30 PM GMT

She’s never been accused of having a filter so it’s no wonder Paula Deen is once again facing criticism for her careless words.

The disgraced southern chef told People magazine that trying to repair her public image after her racist allegations is similar to the struggle faced by Michael Sam, an NFL hopeful who recently revealed that he’s gay.


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Paula Deen’s New N-Word Apology

Posted Monday February 24, 2014 10:40 AM GMT

She’s on her way to a major career comeback following last year’s racist allegations and Paula Deen wants to set the record straight.

The southern-fried celebrity chef showed up at the South Beach Wine and Food Festival over the weekend, noting that she’s truly sorry for any pain she caused with her careless words from a few decades ago.


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Love is in the Twitterverse: Celebrities Tweet Valentine’s Day Messages!

Posted Friday February 14, 2014 10:40 AM GMT

Tinseltown is replete with romance this time of year, and some of our favorite famous folks took to Twitter to share Valentine’s Day greetings.

Chris Brown tweeted some love- “HAPPY VALENTINES DAY to all the beautiful women around the world.. Know that you are loved and appreciated !! God bless.”


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Paula Deen Bounces Back with a $75 Million Deal

Posted Wednesday February 12, 2014 8:50 PM GMT

Ready to win back fans, Paula Deen just signed a huge multi-million dollar investment deal with her new company, Paula Deen Ventures.

Ditching her long-standing practice of licensing her image to others, the new deal with Najafi Cos. will help her find new projects and is valued between $75 and $100 million.


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