- Also Known As:
- Sandra Christiansen
- Date of Birth:
- July 3, 1966
- Los Angeles
Sandra Lee (born Sandra Lee Christiansen on July 3, 1966 in Los Angeles, California) is an American celebrity chef and author. Her show Semi-Homemade Cooking with Sandra Lee premiered on Food Network in 2003. On the show, she creates a meal and table setting based on a specific theme. Later on, the network also picked up her shows Sandra’s Money Saving Meals, Sandra’s Restaurant Remakes, and Sandra Lee’s Taverns, Lounges & Clubs. Sandra has written 25 books, and has a magazine, Sandra Lee Semi-Homemade, based on her show. In May 2015, Sandra announced she had been diagnosed with breast cancer and would be undergoing a double mastectomy.
Best Known For:
Sandra is best known for her job as a celebrity chef on the Food Network.
Sandra was married to Bruce Karatz from 2001-2005. She began dating New York Governor Andrew Cuomo after the breakup, and they moved in together in 2011.