Amy Schumer is leaping from comedy to delicacies by testing out a brand new cooking collection for Meals Community.
The Discovery-owned cable community stated it is going to unveil an eight-episode collection with the working title “Amy Schumer Learns to Cook dinner.” The present will characteristic Schumer and her husband, skilled chef Chris Fischer, in thirty-minute self-shot episodes that present the pair cooking dishes whereas remoted because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Fischer will do many of the cooking utilizing farm recent elements, whereas Schumer wil combine cocktails.
“Amy and Chris will give an unprecedented have a look at their lives as they’re quarantined of their home,” stated Courtney White, president of Meals Community, in an announcement. “Shot solely themselves, Amy’s boundless humor and Chris’ culinary expertise present viewers how they navigate life whereas at residence making the very best of those turbulent occasions with some good laughs and good meals.”
“Amy Schumer Learns to Cook dinner” is predicted to debut later this spring, and the community says the duo will attempt culinary themes corresponding to tacos, pasta evening, fridge cleanup and extra.
In the course of the pandemic, Meals Community has relied on marathons of favourite collection corresponding to “Chopped,” “Beat Bobby Flay” and “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives,” together with a handful of latest premieres. And whereas Schumer might not be greatest identified for her kitchen experience, different Discovery shops beforehand owned by Scripps Networks have lengthy discovered grist by pairing celebrities with residence arts that might not be their strongest go well with. Over time, HGTV and DIY have despatched Jennie Garth, Rev Run, William Shatner, Mr. T and Vanilla Ice into home-remodeling initiatives.
“Chris and I are excited to make this challenge with Meals Community combining our two passions – for Chris it’s cooking and for me, consuming,” stated Schumer in an announcement “With all the pieces occurring on the planet proper now, we’re so grateful to have the ability to share an entertaining and informative expertise with viewers. And it’s extra vital than ever to look out for each other, so Chris and I will probably be making donations to causes expensive to us – The Coalition of Immokalee Staff’ Honest Meals Program and choose home violence organizations.”