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Culinary Casting Call for Spike’s Brand New Show, Frankenfood

1 Nov
Franken Food Now Casting
SPIKE TV is looking for chefs and home cooks across ‘Merica who are masters of crazy, revolutionary, creative, and unique dishes for their brand new show, Frankenfood.  Host and celebrity chef  Josh Capon (Lure Fishbar, B&B Winepub, and El Toro Blanco) will take contestants through the competion each week with the weekly winner pulling in a cool $10,000.  In addition to that, the winner will also have his or her dish featured on a restaurant menu.
So, what’s a “Frankenfood”?  A flyer that Sharp Entertainment (the peeps behind Man Vs. Food) sent us gives us some clues.  Three of the possible options they provide are Deviled Eggs Stuffed Potatoes, Seven Layer Pancake Lasagna, and even Yolk Topped Sloppy Joe Beignets!
If this looks like something you, a family member, or friend would be great at, send an e-mail super fast to ffood@sharpentertainment.com.  In the e-mail make sure to include:

Calling Local Chefs! ABC’s The Taste Casting Call

9 Jul

The Taste, hosted by Anthony Bourdain and Nigella Lawson is casting for Season 2 of their very popular show on ABC.  The premise of the show is that competitors need to impress the chefs on the judging panel with one bite, one taste.  The winner for Season 1 was Khristianne Uy, Charlie Sheen’s personal chef, who pocketed $100,000 and won a Ford C-Max Hybrid car.  Although some critics were tough on the show, it did gather many supporters along the way.  And, to help fill up a cast of chefs and home cooks for Season 2, they are offering up a casting call.  There are two easy options for you if you’d like to compete, taken from the casting call site:

OPTION 1: ATTEND AN OPEN CALL (The preferred choice)

STEP 1:  You are strongly encouraged to PRE-REGISTER and pick your open call location in advance.  You will get a confirmation email letting you know that we have received your form.  Proceed to Step 2.

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