Jenny Morris and Reza Mahammad will be joining forces for a new series, Jenny & Reza’s Fabulous Food Academy of 25 half hour shows. Neither of these chefs are new to Food Network, and Jenny Morris has had two successful food shows flighted and Reza Mahammad is a veteran of four shows flighted in South Africa over the last four years.
Friends from the moment they met, Jenny Morris and Reza Mahammad are combining their extraordinary knowledge and passion for food by opening the doors of their Food Academy. Jenny and Reza will be teaching six would be chefs to create a delicious feast, along the way passing on inspired hints, tips and techniques on how to cook like a professional, their aim is to demonstrate that with a little know how all of us can produce delicious food. From the beautiful basics, to wonderful Mediterranean and Asian inspired dishes, all will be served up with Jenny and Reza’s unique humour and sheer joy of cooking at their Fabulous Food Academy.
“We are proud to be launching a new format with Jenny and Reza who have been a huge hit with our audiences across the region. Our continued investment in our talent and original commissions has allowed for us to expand our portfolio as one of the world’s leading producers of engaging lifestyle content,” says Phillip Luff, Managing Director, Scripps Networks UK & EMEA, one of the leading developers of engaging lifestyle content in the home, food and travel categories for television, the internet and emerging platforms.
Produced by Okuhle Media in South Africa, the series is filmed in Cape Town and will broadcast on DStv Channel 175.