As the Momofuku empire continues to increase, chef/restaurateur David Chang is stepping lower back from the kitchen a chunk to recognition on some television tasks, consisting of a modern-day series for Netflix known as Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
In this travel series, Chang will explore a distinct city with one celeb visitor in keeping with the episode. “There’s something about touring with a person that opens you up,” Chang says in an announcement approximately the display. “Being far from all the craziness of daily lifestyles, you spend long days collectively in a strange vicinity with nothing to do but the road, percentage meals, and communicate. That’s what BLD is all approximately—gaining knowledge of greater approximately ourselves, our buddies, and the human beings we come upon out inside the world. Plus, of the route, the ridiculously delicious food we share.”
Morgan Neville, Chang’s collaborator on Ugly Delicious, is also working with this chef in this new series slated to be optimal on Netflix this fall. The chef/restaurateur is likewise getting ready for a brand new season of Ugly Delicious; in addition to Family Style, a Hulu speak show with Chrissy Teigen co-produced by Chang’s Majordomo Media and Vox Media Studio. No most efficient dates had been announced for these series but.
In other meals TV information, Roy Choi and Jon Favreau’s fantastic cooking collection Chef Show will return to Netflix this autumn with a new batch of episodes. And at the same time as Samin Nosrat’s docuseries Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat is certainly one of Netflix’s most famous new food indicates, the amusement company reputedly is still “waiting for her pitch for a 2nd collection.” Hollywood Reporter’s new food TV cowl story additionally includes a few thrilling pieces of information about the enterprise side of those productions — Gordon Ramsay makes an ungodly amount of cash for each of his Fox suggests if you had been wondering — in addition to this intriguing blind item:
One unscripted agent notes that there have been “hundreds of thousands” of exceeded pitches of Bourdain knockoffs given that his death and several resources point out one excessive-profile food character who unsuccessfully campaigned as a Bourdain substitute to No Reservations manufacturer Zero Point Zero within some weeks of his demise. But imitators are considered character non grata in an enterprise, nonetheless very protective of the icon’s legacy.
Who is the famous meals person who pitched himself as a replacement for Anthony Bourdain following the Parts Unknown megastar’s tragic death last year? There virtually should simplest be maybe five folks who fit this description. And while we may additionally by no means know the reality approximately who that “high-profile meals persona” was, it’s at the least reassuring to recognize that the food TV head honchos rejected these pitches for the sake of keeping Bourdain’s legacy.