Takeru Kobayashi

  • Celebrity
  • Birth Place: Nagano, Japan
  • Profession: Competitive eater

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Mike Darnell

Exit Interview: Reality Guru Mike Darnell Recounts His Most Notorious Shows

As the president of alternative programming at Fox, Mike Darnell developed a well-earned reputation as a showman with a wicked mind. "I usually like to take a pitch and twist it into something more evil or more dangerous," says Darnell, who was once… Read more

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How does stuffing your face with as much food as possible in 10 minutes sound? For competitive eaters like Pat "Deep Dish" Bertoletti, Brad “The Lunat (more…)
Hungry - Trailer 1
02:40 — Hungry takes a journey into the world of competitive eating following the world's most famous eater, Takeru Kobayashi, as well as other top competitiv (more…)
At SXSW Kobayashi gets cheesy
01:36 — At SXSW anything goes as Takeru Kobayashi sets the record for the most grilled cheese sandwiches consumed in a minute.
'Outrageous Acts of Science': 1 Minute, 13 Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
Legendary Japanese competitive eater Takeru Kobayashi consumes an incredible 13 grilled cheese sandwiches in 1 minute.

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Joey Chestnut
Joey Chestnut Wins Hot Dog Eating Competition for Fifth Consecutive Year

Joey Chestnut downed 62 hot dogs in 10 minutes to win the 96th Annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Compet…

Takeru Kobayashi
Kobayashi Released After Hot Dog Scuffle

Takeru "Tsunami" Kobayashi was released from jail after pleading not guilty to charges following his…

Adam Richman
VIDEO: Top 6 Food Challenges

Whether it's Adam Richman racing against the clock to eat a 3-meter-long bratwurst on Man v. Food or…


  • Birth Place: Nagano, Japan
  • Profession: Competitive eater