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Among thousands of chefs in Australia, Shannon Bennett is the one who always shines out. The reason is irrelevant though; either for his books or his recipes, he is known for anything he does. Now let’s get acquainted with every detail of him through this biography!
Born on 23rd November 1975, Shannon Bennett’s hometown is in Melbourne, Australia. He is Australian by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. He is a son of Benny Bennett, while his mother’s information is not disclosed. For education, he attended Penleigh & Essendon Grammar School.
|Birthday||23rd November 1975|
|Married/Wife||Madeleine West (2005-2018)|
|Children||Hendrix, Xanthe, Xascha, Margaux, Phoenix, Xalia|
|Net Worth||$10 million|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Shannon learned cooking from a very early age. In 2004, he shifted his hotel in his hometown and started showing his skills. Now, he has more than five restaurants including The Lui Bar, Cafe Vue, Bistro Vue, and Vue Events at Rialto. Also, he is known for being a guest judge in Master Chef Australia.
Apart from that, he has also authored and published cuisine and cooking related books. From his career as a Chef, an author, and celebrity; he has increased his value in the market. As of 2018, he dwells at the net worth of $10 million.
Married and Divorced Ex-Wife, Madeleine West
Shannon was previously a married man. In 2004, he exchanged vows with actress Madeleine West. After a year, the duo welcomed their first kid in December 2005. They decided to nurture their first child rather than having another baby. However, in November 2014, she gave birth to Xalia and Margaux twins. Altogether, the ex-duo had six children.
In early August 2018, a rumor of Shannon and Madeleine’s split came out. Reportedly, he shut down that story by sharing his wife’s picture on his Instagram account.
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@vueevents will host an exciting event on the 19th of August with @audiaustralia, celebrating Lily D V.A.P – @madmadswest's fantastic children's book. Enjoy a 3 course lunch (and wine for the grown ups!) and a signed copy of the first book in the Lily D V.A.P series. To book for this fun filled event, call our reservations team on 9691 3888
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However, the rumor came out to be true. News revealed by Daily Mail states that the ex-duo is no longer together. Madeleine herself revealed the report and said:
‘Striving to reconnect as friends and parents’
Height, Weight, Color
Shannon is decently tall possessing a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) and weighs about 78 kilos. His skin is fairly white, has light brown hair and blue eyes. Nothing much regarding his Biceps, Chest sizes are provided.