BREAKING | Anthony Bourdain dies at 61

Award winning television personality Anthony Bourdain has died at 61.

CNN, the network that aired Bourdain's program Parts Unknown, has confirmed his death this morning. They say he was found unresponsive Friday morning by friend and chef Eric Ripert, and call it a suicide.

Along with his role in the critically acclaimed show, Bourdain also wrote a best selling book titled 'Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly.'

He also hosted A Cook's Tour for the Food Network and Emmy Award winning Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations for the Travel Channel.