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TV chef Gary Rhodes willed a whopping £6
4 million to his family
The celebrity cook died aged 59 at his home in Dubai in 2019
And now records reveal his will
Gary Rhodes was 59 when he died at home in Dubai in 2019
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TV chef Gary Rhodes willed a whopping £6.4 million to his family.
The celebrity cook died aged 59 at his home in Dubai in 2019.
And now records reveal his will stipulated that his fortune should go to his beloved wife Jennie, 60, as stated from London’s probate office.
Years earlier Gary ensured his will decreed Jennie would be given his cars and various other personal items, reports the Daily Star.
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The married couple met back in 1976, when Gary moved to Kent and enrolled in catering college in Thanet.
Thirteen years later the smitten duo got married and had two sons together – 32-year-old Sam, and George, 30.
Gary was a hugely-popular TV chef, well-known for his signature spiky hair do and appearing on a number of different cookery shows.
The budding talent landed his first head chef job at the Castle Hotel in Somerset.
It was there he developed the passion for British food which set the course of his career, and gained his first Michelin star, aged just 26.
His family say he died after fall at home caused a bleed on the brain.
The late star featured on Rhodes Around Britain and Hell’s Kitchen, and also took part in the competition MasterChef.
Gary was also a contestant on the BBC ballroom dancing competition Strictly Come Dancing in 2008.
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Gary Rhodes died in Dubai in November 2019 after suffering a fall at his home in Dubai
Now it's been reported he left more than £6
4million in his will
Gary Rhodes died in Dubai in November 2019 after suffering a fall at his home in Dubai.
Now it’s been reported he left more than £6.4million in his will
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Gary Rhodes left more than £6.4million in his will after death in Dubai, according to a new report.
The celebrity chef, 59, died in Dubai in November 2019 after suffering a fall at his home in the UAE.
Now The Sun reports Gary left behind a fortune in excess of £6.4 million and he left it all to his wife Jennie, 60, according to figures from London's probate office.
The will, which is believed to have been signed in 2012, is also said to allocate Jennie his personal items including his cars.
After his death, Jennie is believed to have taken over the running of Gary's two restaurants in Dubai.
He had lived in Dubai since 2011, and died after suffering a fall at his home there in late 2019.
Gary collapsed after a day filming with ITV and suffered a bleed on the brain, known as a subdural haematoma.
The chef was rushed to hospital but passed away shortly after.
In a statement at the time his family said Gary had returned home from shooting with Rock Oyster Media for ITV in Dubai and had been in a 'very happy mood for a peaceful evening with his wife Jennie'.
They continued: "After dinner, Gary unfortunately collapsed in their residence and was rushed to hospital but unfortunately passed away due to subdural haematoma."
As well as running his restaurants in Dubai, Garry had made a name for himself with appearances on MasterChef, Hell's Kitchen and his own series Rhodes Around Britain.
He also appeared on Strictly Come Dancing in 2008 where he was paired with professional Karen Hardy.
A year after the star's death, Gary's son George Rhodes appeared on Loose Women to reflect on what he described as a "difficult" 12 months.
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"It's been a hard year, obviously globally everyone has been struggling with losses and not being able to see their family," began George.
"For us we haven't been able to be there together as a family in a year that we've really needed each other.
"It's been really difficult," he added.
– March 21, 2021
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