Sundance Channel Develops Five New Reality TV Shows

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Sundance Channel is adding five new reality shows to its 2012-2013 development slate, the network announced Friday. The network also renewed three of its current reality series. “Iconoclasts” will get a sixth season, “All on the Line with Joe Zee” a third and “The Mortified Sessions,” in which celebs like Bryan […]

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Watch: Curtis Stone Calls Out Jamie Oliver on His Weight Gain on ‘The Talk’

Fresh off a renewal for their third season, “The Talk” welcomed “Top Chef Masters” host Curtis Stone to the set as a guest host while Sharon Osbourne is away. The group brought up the recent controversy with Stone’s fellow chef Jamie Oliver, host of “Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution,” who was asked about his recent weight […]

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British TV Chef in Food Fight with LA Schools

By CHRISTINA HOAG Associated Press LOS ANGELES — British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has perfected his anti-obesity recipe over the years: blend a passion for nutrition with reality TV, garnish with a catchy moniker, et voila! – “Food Revolution.” But Oliver’s recipe has uncharacteristically curdled since he arrived in Los Angeles last fall to shoot […]

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TV Chef Jamie Oliver Banned, ‘Revolution’ Filming Suspended

School children in Los Angeles will not be eating their vegetables on camera in the immediate future. The Los Angeles Unified School District has suspended all filming of reality shows in schools in response to the ABC show “Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution,” which has been shooting in a district school for two weeks, the Los […]

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Rachael Ray Launches iPhone Food Shopping App

BY: Michelle Locke Now you can get things ‘Yum-o’ to go. Rachael Ray, best-selling cookbook author and TV personality, has a new iPhone application, ‘Tasty Bytes,’ that combines recipes and cooking tips with a shopping tool aimed at getting you down the aisles faster. The app, which launches Monday, includes 200 recipes and a shopping […]

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Gordon Ramsay Sued for $41,000 Unpaid Wine Bill

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is being sued for ordering $41,000 of wine to his New York City restaurant and “never having any intention of paying for the bottles,” the UK’s Daily Telegraph reports. Wineberry America is behind the lawsuit, claiming the ‘Hell’s Kitchen‘ and ‘Kitchen Nightmares‘ star ordered wine to his recently sold NYC restaurant, […]

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Jamie Oliver Dishes On ‘Food Revolution’

Jamie Oliver, known as the ‘Naked Chef’ and star of ABC’s new reality show ‘Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution‘ (Friday, 8 p.m.), certainly has his work cut out for him as he travels to America’s unhealthiest city, Huntington, West Virginia, and attempts to revolutionize the town’s eating habits. On ‘Food Revolution’, Oliver is met with resistance […]

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