CNN reporting that Bourdain has died and was found in his hotel room dead from suicide on Friday morning.
Bourdain was an amazing story teller and world traveler shooting his hit series on CNN – Parts Unknown. He was on a shot for the network in France when he was found dead in his hotel room.
Here is CNN’s statement:
“It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and colleague, Anthony Bourdain,” the network said in a statement Friday morning. “His love of great adventure, new friends, fine food and drink and the remarkable stories of the world made him a unique storyteller. His talents never ceased to amaze us and we will miss him very much. Our thoughts and prayers are with his daughter and family at this incredibly difficult time.”