Season 15 Top Chef contestant Fatima Ali's cancer has returned, and is terminal


#1

This is really sad. I never ate her food but she was so generous and likeable on the show. And the article I’ve linked is painful to read.


(Gwenn) #2

Sad to hear. I agree, she was very likeable on the show.


#3

I just found out about this yesterday from seeing Padma Lakshmi’s Instagram post. I enjoyed watching Fatima on Top Chef and Chopped. She is so young. It is very sad.


#4

Someone has set up a Go Fund Me account for her so she can travel and eat at all the places she’s hoped to during the time she has left.


#5

Here it is:


#6

Thanks for sharing. An intense read although I didn’t know who she is.


#7

I’ve posted this elsewhere, but I guess it belongs here.

Fatima Ali, ‘Top Chef’ fan favorite, dies at 29


(Gwenn) #8

That is so sad. So young!


#9

And she didn’t even have a year. Awful. Fuck cancer.