Matilda Elizabeth Ramsay, born November 8, 2001, is an English television presenter, chef, and social media influencer best known for presenting the B.B.C. cooking show “Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch” on C.B.B.C. alongside her family. Ramsay has made numerous television appearances, including on “This Morning,” “Blue Peter,” “MasterChef Junior,” “Friday Night Jazz,” and “The Late Late Show with James Corden.” Her parents are Tana Ramsay, a cookbook author, and Gordon Ramsay, a celebrity chef. She resides in both the United Kingdom and the United States with her family and was a contestant on the 19th season of “Strictly Come Dancing.” Ramsay was also a contestant on “Celebrity Masterchef Australia” where she reached the final. We’ll help you celebrate her special day right here!
Before Matilda Ramsay started presenting “Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch” on C.B.B.C., she made several appearances on her father’s T.V. shows “MasterChef Junior” and “Hell’s Kitchen” from 2010 to 2015. In 2015, it was announced that she would host her own cooking and entertainment show on C.B.B.C. “Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch,” which is aimed at a younger audience, stars all the members of the Ramsay family as they go on their summer holidays. The first season was aired on April 14, 2015, with the second season airing on May 6, 2016, and the third season starting on May 5, 2017. Each season is made up of 15 episodes.
Ramsay grew up in London but divided her time between South West London and Los Angeles for her father’s television career. She has been a keen cook from a young age. Her sister, Megan Ramsay, ran the London Marathon in 2017 in memory of her baby brother Rocky, after her mother suffered a miscarriage five months into her pregnancy in June 2016. It was announced in June 2017 that Ramsay’s C.B.B.C. show “Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch” had been renewed for a fourth series to air in 2018. The fourth season began on April 24, 2018. In September 2018, she, alongside her father, appeared on the I.T.V. show “This Morning” in a regular cooking segment titled “Big Chef Little Chef” which saw the Ramsay’s cook food and try to help children get into cooking.
Ramsay made an appearance on season 18 of “Hell’s Kitchen” as a special guest in the eighth episode, where the dinner service was centered around her Sweet 16 birthday party. She lends her voice to the All3Media-owned company One Potato Two Potato, originally a joint venture between Optomen and her father, where she says the company name in a singalong style. In 2021, Ramsay competed in the nineteenth season of “Strictly Come Dancing” and was partnered with professional dancer Nikita Kuzmin. She became the ninth celebrity to be eliminated from the competition.
She starts her career early in "The F Word."
She is invited to be a recurring guest on "Hell's Kitchen."
Ramsay has her own show called "Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch."
She competes in "Celebrity MasterChef Australia" and is the big winner.
Why We Love Matilda Ramsay
She’s a daddy’s girl
Despite being the daughter of one of the toughest chefs in the world, she considers herself to be a daddy’s girl. She once stated that her father is hard on the outside but soft on the inside. She is one of the only people who softens the chef's heart!
She prefers her mum’s cooking to her dad’s. While she has a close relationship with her father, Ramsay is unafraid to admit that she prefers her mum’s cooking.
She is so sweet! She always responds to her followers on her social media. We appreciate it!
5 Surprising Facts
The last meal of her life
In a 2017 interview, Matilda stated that if she were to choose the last meal of her life, it would be homemade bolognese made by her parents.
Why she started cooking
She once claimed that she had started to cook just to gain her father’s attention.
The same birthday
Matilda and Gordon share the same birthday.
Her most-used kitchen gadgets
Matilda cannot live without using knives and spatulas when she cooks.
A guilty pleasure
She loves Chinese takeout.
Matilda Ramsay FAQs
How much does Tilly Ramsay weigh?
She weighs around 121.25 lbs.
What course is Tilly Ramsay doing at university?
As well as competing in the popular T.V. dance show, “Strictly Come Dancing,” she’s just started her psychology degree at university.
Are Tilly and Nikita in a relationship?
Ramsay started dating ex-boyfriend Seth Mack in November 2019 but has confirmed she is single and on the show to focus on dancing. She has insisted that she and Nikita are “just good friends” and has said that she sees him as more of a big brother than a potential lover.
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