In his very first appearance on our TV show, celebrity chef superstar Emeril Lagasse is back with a new series called “Eat the World,” which can be seen on Amazon Prime Video.
Video Content: Emeril Lagasse (2016)
SIDEWALKS correspondent Lori Rosales talks to the famous chef about his love of cooking and his new Amazon cooking series, “Eat the World with Emeril Lagasse,” which begins streaming on September 2, 2016.
Born in Fall River, Massachusetts, Emeril Lagasse is one of the top celebrity chefs. He is known for his variety of cooking series, including “The Emeril Lagasse Show,“ “Emeril Live,” “Essence of Emeril” Emeril Green,” and “Emeril’s Florida.” Additionally, he has appeared on a number of cooking competition programs, like “Top Chef,” “Iron Chef America,” and “On The Menu.” Lagasse is also an author of several best-selling cookbooks and owner of restaurants, including several in Las Vegas (Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House at MGM Grand, Delmonico Steakhouse at The Venetian, Table 10, and Lagasse’s Stadium at The Palazzo).
“Eat The World” Synopsis (from Amazon press release):
The series follows the ever-popular Emeril Lagasse (Emeril Live, Top Chef) and some of the world’s most celebrated chefs – Mario Batali (The Chew), José Andrés (Made in Spain), Nancy Silverton (Hell’s Kitchen), Marcus Samuelsson (Chopped), Aarón Sánchez (Chopped) and Danny Bowien – as they each join Emeril to embark on a global culinary journey to their favorite destinations. The six-episode season will premiere exclusively for Prime members via the Amazon Video app for TVs, connected devices including Fire TV, mobile devices and online at Amazon.com/originals.
“‘Eat the World’ is more than just a travel or cooking show, it’s a heartwarming look at Emeril and his relationship with his friends, as he learns about new foods and cultures,” said Conrad Riggs, Head of Unscripted, Amazon Studios. “Prime members will get an inside look at incredible destinations and unbelievable cuisine with one of the world’s most respected chefs.” Each 30-minute episode of Eat the World takes viewers on a new adventure to a different country with Lagasse and one of his master chef friends. Throughout these exciting trips, Prime members will get to share these once-in-a-lifetime experiences along with their two intrepid guides.
Recorded: August 29, 2016
Host / Producer: Lori Rosales
Editor: Richard R. Lee
Special Thanks To: Amazon Studios, Ugly Brother Studios