The world reacts to the loss of chef and author Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain (File photo).

SEATTLE, Wash. -- The suicide hotline is staffed every hour of every day if you or a loved one is in need of help, resources, or somebody to listen. The number is 1-800-273-TALK.

Today we learned that famous chef and author Anthony Bourdain committed suicide at the age of 61. He was in France, in the process of filming for his CNN show "Parts Unknown."

ABC's Jason Nathanson joined us on the KOMO Newsline to discuss Bourdain's legacy and how those around the world are reacting to the tragic news. (Click the picture above to hear the audio).

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