BEN SARGENT is the host of the primetime hit show Hook, Line & Dinner, in its 4th season on Cooking Channel. On Food Network he has been a judge on Iron Chef America and a contestant on Chopped and Throwdown! with Bobby Flay. He has cooked alongside Martha Stewart and has been profiled in the New York Times, Daily News, New York Post, and Huffington Post, among other major media outlets. He is the creator of the Brooklyn Fishing Derby and his alter ego Doctor Klaw, of the Underground Lobster Pound, has reached cult status. Ben is a graduate of Skidmore College. Ben lives in Brooklyn, New York and Puerto Rico.