Excited Gordon Ramsey will make his TV return to ITV with three new shows
The TV chef will also star in a new daytime cookery competition show, Culinary Genius, and front a "hard-hitting" prime-time documentary series.
Announcing his return Ramsay, 50, said: "We're reaching audiences on every level with this one, and I'm really excited to work on three completely different formats with ITV."
Culinary Genius combines food with game-show elements as nine amateur cooks compete for a cash prize across a range of challenges.
The daily programme – which will have a four-week run later in 2017 – will involve Ramsay as the guest chef in the first week of the series.
The award-winning chef will star in a daytime cookery show and front a prime-time documentary series
We're reaching audiences on every level with this one, and I'm really excited to work on three completely different formats with ITV
His production company, Studio Ramsay, will produce both Culinary Genius and the documentary series.
The TV foodie's role fronting ITV's new Nightly Show – set to air over eight weeks in the channel's 10pm slot – makes him the second guest host, alongside David Walliams, to be confirmed.
Other star presenters will be announced later.
Gordon's production company are currently looking for chefs to feature on the upcoming cooking show
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Over the years, Ramsay has produced and starred in a litany of programmes for Channel 4, including Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares and The F Word.
He also created and starred in ITV cookery competition Hell's Kitchen more than a decade ago.
Gordon previously starred in Channel 4 programmes including 'Ramsey's Kitchen Nightmares'
ITV's director of television Kevin Lygo said: "Gordon is not only a world class chef but a world class TV presenter. It's a great thing to have him back where it all started, with some brand new shows.
"He's an irrepressible talent and we are really looking forward to his return to ITV in 2017."
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