Nilou Motamed: Bio, Career, Husband, Life And More

Nilou Motamed

Nilou Motamed is one of the most searched personality in recent times. Though her name might sound unfamiliar to some of you, she is now a well-known personality. Let me inform you that she is a tv personality and an editor. However, we know her mostly for her work as the judge of Iron Chef. If you do not know, let me inform you that Iron Chef is a Japanese cooking show. The show is a hugely successful one and therefore it contributed largely to Motamed’s popularity. 

Apart from her tv career, we know that she is also an editor. In this field of work, Nilou once served as the Editor-in-Chief of Food & Wine magazine. In addition, she was also the Editor-in-Chief of Condé Nast’s Epicurious. She has also gained a large fanbase of herself and like all other fans, her fans are also very curious to know about her professional and personal lives. Therefore, if you wish to know more about this gorgeous and talented personality, then this article is the perfect stop for you. 

A Brief Bio

Real Name Nilou Motamed
Nickname  Not Known
Net Worth  $600 Thousand
Date of Birth 19th of April 1971
Age 52
Birthplace Tehran, Iran
Current Residence Not Known
Nationality  American 
Profession  Editor And TV Personality 
Martial Status  Married
Girlfriend  / Spouse Peter Jon Lindberg
Religion Not Known 
Zodiac sign  Not Known

Nilou breathed her first on the 19th of April 1971. She was born to her parents in Tehran, Iran. Therefore, her date of birth suggests that as of March 2023 she is around 52 years old. Though she was born and brought up in Tehran, after the Iranian Revolution, her family fled to Paris. After that, when she was in her teen days, the family fled to New York. 

As far as her educational background is concerned, let me inform you that she studied at Sorbonne in Paris and then at Binghamton University, As a result, she went on to earn two separate degrees in Philosophy and Political Science. In addition, she is a multi-lingual personality, having fluency in French, English, Persian and Spanish. Apart from these, we know nothing else about the early life of the gorgeous editor. We also do not know the names and profession of her parents. Likewise, we have no idea about any sibling or cousin of Nilou. 

A Brief Bio
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The career of Nilou started in 2000, when she became an Associate Editor at Travel+Leisure. However, soon she earned a promotion to the post of Food Editor and then to the post of Features Director & Senior Correspondent of the organisation. 

She also has the experience of directing the culinary and restaurants coverage of the organisation for 14 years. In fact, she was the prime mover in bringing out the annual “Food & Travel” issue of the organistaion’s magazine. Working for this organisation, also earned her eight James Beard Foundation Journalism Awards nominations. 

Then in 2013, she became the Editor-in-Chief of Episurious. After that, in 2015 she made history by becoming the first Director of Inspiration for Conrad Hotels & Resorts. In the year 2016 she became the in charge of Time Inc.’s Food & Wine. Thus, she has an illustrious carrer and deserves the fame and recognition which she receives. 

Nilou Motamed Husband

Nilou Motamed Husband

If you wish to know about the husband of Nilou, then let me inform you that she is married to  Peter Jon Lindberg. The couple first met back in 2000. Then they went on to read their marriage vows. However, the date and time of their marriage is not known to us. 

Nilou Motamed Nude

There are many netizens who search for the nudes and Nilou Motamed Bikini photos. However, we do not have any information with us.


1. Who is Nilou Motamed?

Nilou Motamed is a tv personality and an editor.

2. What is her net worth?

A rough estimation shows her net worth around $600,000. 

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