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Duff Goldman Brother Willie Goldman Produced His Television Show

Duff invites viewers to Live Cooking Demonstration at Night Market food festival
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Duff Goldman brother Willie Goldman is a television producer and freelance creative consultant. Willie has also worked with Duff on TV.

Duff's full name is Jeffrey Adam Goldman and he was born in Detroit, Michigan. He is a pastry chef, TV personality, and cookbook author. 

He first attended Sandwich High School, where he graduated in 1992, after attending McLean High School, where he played hockey.

He pursued further studies at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, earning a Bachelor's degree in 1996. After graduating, he relocated to Washington, D.C., and began working at the restaurant Olives, where he made the bread.

He established Charm City Cakes after years of saving cash and developing ideas. Duff plays bass guitar for the band Foigrock and has previously performed with Messgram.

His favorite band is Clutch. He is a devout Jew who has talked at Cornell University about the significance of being Jewish and participating in charitable activities.

Duff and Willie Goldman Both Work In TV

Duff Goldman brother Willie Goldman is the eldest sibling of three. Duff Goldman has a younger brother named Luke Goldman.

When Duff was born, Willie couldn't pronounce "Jeffrey." It came out "Duff," and the word stuck in his mind.

Willie started his career at NBC Burbank. He worked with The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. He later worked with Warner Bros.

Duff (left) with his sibling Willie (right) wished A Happy Sibling Day
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He is known for his work on shows such as Ace of Cakes and Hang Time. He also scripted an adaption of James Crumley's novel The Last Good Kiss.

Goldman has worked on numerous Alien franchise projects including The Alien Saga, The Beast Within Making Alien, Superior Firepower: Making Aliens, Alien: The Weyland-Yutani Report, DVD releases, Blu-ray releases, and books. 

He is the owner of the fan site Aliens Collection. Willie was the co-creator and co-executive producer of his younger brother's show Ace of Cakes from 2006 to 2011 with 96 episodes. 

His Parents Separated When He Was 10 Years Old

Duff Goldman was born to his father Morrie Goldman and mother Jackie Winch in Detroit, Michigan. Duff has a family of five.

He began watching food shows by chefs like Chef Tell at four. His parents got divorced when he was ten years old. He lived in Northern Virginia and Sandwich on Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

After graduating from Sandwich High School, Goldman initially found a job in a mall at a bagel shop. His mom enlisted him part-time at Corcoran College of Art + Design in Washington at age 14.

While hustling here and there, he applied for employment at Charleston restaurant. Although Duff had irrelevant work background, he was permitted to work making cornbread and biscuits.

Willie(left) and Duff (right) back in their school days
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He attended the Culinary Institute of America at Greystone, after which he worked under the guidance of several chefs, including at Todd English’s Olives restaurant.

In 2002, Goldman started his own business called Charm City Cakes, where he initially worked from home due to a lack of finances to cover the expenses of renting out property.

Goldman has written numerous cookbooks thus far, including Duff Bakes: Think and Bake Like a Pro at Home and Super Good Baking for Kids.

He has also appeared in shows such as Buddy v. Duff, Kids Baking Championship, Cake Masters, Double Dare, and Unfiltered.

Duff Is Married To His Partner Johnna Since 2019

Duff Goldman and wife Johnna Colbry married on 19 January 2019 at the Museum of Natural History in Los Angeles. The couple met on Tinder in 2016.

Duff proposed to Johnna on April 2, 2018, and tied the knot in 2019. Their engagement happened about one year before the wedding when Duff popped the question in April 2018.

Duff asked Johnna's mother's permission, but the engagement was so unexpected that he didn't have a chance to buy a ring.

Instead, the baker used a piece of butcher's string as a placeholder before he replaced the string with the real thing. Her grandfather officiated her wedding ceremony.

Johnna works as a writer. She was born on June 10, 1993, in California, United States. She is currently 29 years old. Colbry has worked as a writer since she completed her studies.

Duff with his spouse Johnna Goldman with their one year old daughter Josephine Frances Goldman
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Since childhood, she has presented her writing, poems, articles, and stories in competitions. She achieved her associate's degree in film, cinema, and video studies from Santa Monica College in 2015. She completed her High School Degree from the Tulsa School of Arts and Sciences in 2011.

She later worked at We Are Famous, Inc as Producer Assistant, providing support to talent and crew on set for a T.V. pilot and pitching film and print projects to Directors, Producers, and other staff. She left the company after working for four months.

In April 2015, she joined Roots as Key Holder and Lead Sales and worked for two years in Venice, California. Additionally, in January 2018, she joined Greats as 

On August 8, 2020, the duo disclosed they were expecting their first child. Their daughter, Josephine Frances Goldman was born in January 2021.

She recently turned one and is often featured on her parent's Instagram.