Did ‘Top Chef’ Runner-Up Sarah Grueneberg Curse Out Emeril?

During last night’s ‘Top Chef” reunion, the network’s expert pot-stirrer, Andy Cohen, brought up an incident that supposedly happened during the production of the ninth season finale: Runner-up Sarah Grueneberg told one of the judges to “F— off” in what Cohen called “the heat of the battle.” In the video below, Cohen doesn’t say which […]

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Hometown Friend Who Inspired Emeril Dies At Age 79

FALL RIVER, Mass. A hometown family friend who inspired celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse has died in Massachusetts. A family member says Ines De Costa died in her sleep in her Fall River home last weekend after spending all day Friday cooking. She was 79. De Costa’s daughter, Ines Bates, says when Lagasse was a child […]

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Q&A: Martha Stewart on Her New Lineup of Hallmark Shows

For the second consecutive season, Hallmark Channel turns over a chunk of its daytime schedule to Martha Stewart – five hours every weekday, to be exact, starting at 10 a.m./9c. Stewart’s second season on Hallmark starts Monday, Sept. 26, with a lineup that begins with the seventh-season premiere of her eponymous talk show, followed by […]

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Can Emeril Lagasse Kick It Up A Notch on the Hallmark Channel?

Something’s always cooking with chef Emeril Lagasse. His latest project is the new daily television series, “Emeril’s Table,” which premiers Monday, September 26 on Hallmark Channel at 11 am EST. The celebrity chef, who turns 52 in October, has been a fixture on TV since the mid-1990s when he launched “Essence of Emeril,” a show […]

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‘Martha Bakes’ Returns; ‘Emeril’s Table’ premieres

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – America’s homemaker, Martha Stewart, will return to the airwaves September 26 for a second season of Hallmark Channel’s “Martha Bakes,” the network said Wednesday at the Television Critics Association’s Cable Summer Tour at the Beverly Hilton. The 13-episode season will air Mondays at 11:30 a.m. ET/10:30 a.m. Central. […]

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Emeril Lagasse To Cook Up New Show On Hallmark

LOS ANGELES – Emeril Lagasse will be heating up his pots and pans for a new cooking show on Hallmark Channel. The cable network said Friday the show will air daily starting late this year as part of its daytime programming block. It will be produced by Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia. Lagasse has hosted shows on […]

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Kelly Ripa Wants to Make a ‘Homemade Millionaire’

Kelly Ripa and TLC are launching an inventing reality show that gives viewers a chance to buy the final product. With HSN, the new six-part series ‘Homemade Millionaire‘ will premiere Nov.19, featuring three women competing for the chance to sell their creations on the Home Shopping Network. (It’s like if ‘Top Chef’ brought a food […]

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