November 23, 2008 05:00 PM by Paulene Hinds
Robert Irvine, the chef that is challenged to prepare meals under extreme conditions on “Dinner:Impossible” has been re-hired by the Food Network. He was fired from the show in March for exaggerating details of his resume.
Six new episodes of the show will begin production this month, Food Network spokeswoman Carrie Welch said in a written statement.
“Our audience has continued to demonstrate its interest in and support for Robert,” Welch said. “He has taken responsibility and made a conscious effort to clear the air, rebuild the relationship with Food Network and apologize for the earlier inaccuracies.”
In a separate writtenstatement Irvine said, “I am very excited to continue taping more episodes of ‘Dinner: Impossible’.”He added, “I am thrilled to further my relationship with the network and embark on more challenging episodes of this popular series.”
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