| Jan 29, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Magical Elves, the prosperous reality TV shop behind "Top Chef" and other hits, is closing in on a deal to be acquired by U.K. production powerhouse Tinopolis Group.
Financial details of the pact remain murky. Reps for Magical Elves declined comment;...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:33 AM
Aloha! It’s the "Top Chef" finale part 1, in Maui. After some time off, the cheftestants all reunite in beautiful Hawaii to battle it out for the title. They are greeted on the island by Padma, Tom and Sam Choy. Shirley, Nina and Nicholas will...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Comedian Jay Mohr has apologized for "fat-shaming" actress Alyssa Milano.
This after Milano showed him who's the boss on Christmas Day.
The comic, 43, took a swipe at the "Mistresses" actress soon after they both attended an awards ceremony for...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Bravo has renewed cooking competition “Top Chef” for a 12th season.
The Emmy and James Beard Award-winning series will return in Fall 2014. Nationwide open casting calls for the upcoming season kicks off Feb. 18. Earlier this month, Bravo...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:05 AM
This week the chefs are greeted at their house by renowned chef John Besh. The one-on-one camera interviews play one after another with the contestants gushing over John. I know the feeling, John.
Padma announces that for today’s QuickFire...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Tune into HSN at midnight Nov. 14 for the debut of Miami chef Lorena Garcia’s Lorena Bella Kitchen Collection.
It includes pieces featuring ceramic non-stick nano-technology and oven-to-table serving dishes from Corningware.
| Nov 14, 2013
| 6:58 AM
Remember how fun it was to play "Musical Chairs" when you were a kid? Now imagine playing that again, but instead of just grabbing a seat, you are cooking.
This week’s QuickFire Challenge is just that for the cheftestants. The chefs are joined by...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 3:15 PM
With glamorous resorts, ramped-up cuisine and high adventure, this no-passport-needed Caribbean isle has new allure for U.S. tourists.
Not since the Cuban exodus precipitated by the rise of Fidel Castro has Puerto Rico been so flush. In the late 1950s...
| Nov 2, 2013
If you have spent much time in L.A.'s farmers markets, you have probably run into C.J., Chris Jacobson, an affable chef, tall enough to be an NBA power forward, who seems to know every farmer in town. He worked on the line for a while at the old...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:07 PM
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| Jan 26, 2014
| 4:32 PM
"Scandal," "The Americans," "The Walking Dead," "Portlandia," "Ripper Street," "Vikings," "House of Cards," "Hannibal"—February sees the return of several TV favorites. New series also launch, including "The Red Road" on Sundance, "Mixology" and the...