Meet Georgina Hayden, cook and a food writer, who is appearing on Channel 4’s new cooking show ‘The Great Cookbook Challenge with Jamie Oliver’. She is joining her old mentor Jamie Oliver and will be working alongside two other judges to crown the winner of the cooking competition.
Learn about her age, her career, and her husband in this Georgina Hayden Bio.
Georgina Hayden On Great Cookbook Challenge
Georgina Hayden is one of the judges on Channel 4’s cooking competition “The Great Cookbook Challenge with Jamie Oliver”.
The show features Jamie Oliver who is best known for creating cookbooks which he started in 1999. Other judges include award-winning British Journalist and food critic Jimi Famurewa. Also, Louise Moore, managing director of Penguin Michael Joseph who had attended the University of Cambridge is the head judge of the show.
In January 2022, Jamie had announced her role as a judge on the show. In the show, the one lucky person who all three judges vouch for wins a cookbook deal. She wrote, “I’ve got so much to say about what was an amazing experience this was but for now: it starts on Monday 31st January. 8 pm on @channel4.”
On 8 February 2022, Georgina reminded everyone to watch the show. She shared that she met all the amazing cooks. She thanked all the cast and crew involved in the show and wrote, “Luckiest lady in the world”.
Georgina Hayden Age
In May 2021, Georgina Hayden turned 39 years old.
Who Is Georgina Hayden Husband?
Georgina Hayden is married to her husband Pete who also goes by (@petethekiller) on Instagram. She has met “the one” with Pete and she is very proud of having him as her man.
She wrote on her Instagram in June 2019, “Giving myself a massive pat on the back for nabbing this one. Thanks for being the best daddy to our babies @petethekiller. I picked good. And to my own brilliant, inspiring, kind, HUGE hearted dad (a total legend). And all the dads, dadas, daddy’s, those missing theirs, or their babies, those whose hearts are slightly sore today for whatever reason – sending you all to love And a gentle happy Father’s Day.”
In August 2021, Georgina’s husband turned 40 years old. In one part of the birthday post, she wrote “We love you @petethekiller! You are the kindest, most generous, adventurous, supportive, and funniest pie-loving human being and you are our ROCK.”
But, Pete isn’t the only love of her life she has.
Georgina has three kids Persephone, Archimedes, and Elektra with her husband. She had Elektra, her second child in 2020. She reflected that having Elektra made her traumatized and in need of help and even thinking about her birth made her cry.
Her eldest child Persephone was born in June 2017.
Georgina Hayden Net Worth
With a successful career as a cook and a food writer, Georgina Hayden built herself a net worth above $700 thousand.
Georgina discovered her passion for cooking growing up in her grandparents’ Greek Cypriot taverna in Tufnell Park. The recipes were passed down to her. She followed it all through her year in university. Her passion landed her a job as a food writer and stylist working on various food magazines.
After that, she worked for Jamie Oliver’s food team for 12 years which helped her gain more attention. While working there she wrote, developed, and styled for magazine features, books, television projects, and campaigns. During that period, she also wrote her first book Stirring Slowly which was published in 2016.
She then went freelance and started writing a monthly recipe column in Delicious Magazine. Her work has also been published in Waitrose Magazine, Sainsbury’s Magazine, OFM, Guardian Feast, and The Telegraph. She published her second book Taverna. Culture Whisper wrote the review on the book claiming “Taverna brings a joyful, sun-splashed touch of the Mediterranean to your kitchen”.
Food and Travel also wrote, “Taverna… beautifully evokes the writer’s Greek-Cypriot heritage and culture”.
Her radio and TV show work includes Radio 4 Woman’s Hour and Channel 4’s Sunday Brunch. Georgina has shared a few snaps of her food styling job on her website. Her IMDB page revealed that she has also appeared on Nadiya’s Fast Flavours, Saturday Kitchen, and The Sara Cox Show.
Georgina Hayden Height
Georgina Hayden stands tall under the height of 5 feet 4 inches.
Is Georgina Hayden On Instagram?
Georgina Hayden is only discoverable on Instagram. Her IG account is (@georgiepuddingnpie) and has attracted 101k followers.
When Is Georgina Hayden Birthday?
Georgina celebrates her birthday on 26 May. In 2014, her husband wished her, “Happy birthday m’lady @georgiepuddingnpie x x”.
Where Is Georgina Hayden From?
Georgina Hayden came from North London.
Has Georgina Hayden Revealed Her Family?
Born to hardworking immigrant parents, Georgina Hayden and her family has Cypriot background. In May 2019, she shared a picture that was taken in her great-grandparents’ house. The snap featured her two great aunts and aunt & uncle who are still living in Cyprus. She shared her plans about visiting them on the weekend that followed.
For Georgina, her favorite place in Cyprus is her house in Phini because of the fantastic view over the Troodos mountains, and in Spring the smell of roses and almond trees. While interviewing Anna Jones, she spoke of the kitchen disaster when she was only 7.
She wanted to surprise her mother and sister with cornflake cakes like her mother used to. One thing led to another and there was a fire alarm going off or just the smell of burning plastic. Her mother managed to stop her from setting the kitchen on fire.
Georgina’s older sister Lulu turned 40 years old in July 2018.