Amy Schumer Will Tackle Quarantine Cooking Show for Food Network (Exclusive)

Published on Apr 10, 2020

Amy Schumer Will Tackle Quarantine Cooking Show for Food Network (Exclusive)

Amy Schumer is leaping from comedy to cuisine by testing out a new cooking series for Food Network.

The Discovery-owned cable network said it will unveil an eight-episode series with the working title “Amy Schumer Learns to Cook.” The show will feature Schumer and her husband, professional chef Chris Fischer, in thirty-minute self-shot episodes that show the pair cooking dishes while isolated due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Fischer will do most of the cooking using farm fresh ingredients, while Schumer wil mix cocktails.

“Amy and Chris will give an unprecedented look at their lives as they are quarantined in their house,” said Courtney White, president of Food Network, in a statement. “Shot entirely themselves, Amy’s boundless humor and Chris’ culinary skills show viewers how they navigate life while at home making the best of these turbulent times with some good laughs and good food.”

“Amy Schumer Learns to Cook

Read full article at: Variety

Author: Brian Steinberg