| Dec 31, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Are the holidays making you food-obsessed? When you sleep do visions of sugar plums, spiral hams and scalloped potatoes dance in your head? If so, you're far from alone.
The last 10 years have seen a veritable glut of new cooking shows, many of which...
| 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 31, 2014
| 12:07 PM
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| 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...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- The U.K.'s Tinopolis has beefed up its U.S. production portfolio with the acquisition of L.A.-based indie Magical Elves, which produces "Top Chef" for Bravo.
Variety exclusively revealed that negotiations were reaching boiling point on Jan. 29....
| Feb 6, 2014
| 7:10 AM
We’ve been hungry for this all season long.
The "Top Chef" Finale has arrived. After a slow start to the season in New Orleans, the drama has built up to a culinary showdown of Nina versus Nicholas in Hawaii. If you are going to lose a weeks-...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Hollywood is filled with executives who honed their chops on Madison Avenue. Dick Wolf, builder of the famous "Law & Order" franchise, toiled away at an ad agency writing slogans for Crest toothpaste. Adam Stotsky, president of NBCUniversal's Esquire,...
| 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...
| 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 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.