One of the most popular films of 2014, the multi-starrer feel-good comedy-drama Chef, will premiere first time on Indian Television on Sunday, the 26 of July 2015, on Romedy NOW.
Studded with a glittering star cast including heart-throb Robert Downey Jr., Colombian beauty Sofia Vergara, the dazzling Scarlett Johansson, the multi-talented Jon Favreau, the adorable child actor Emjay Anthony and double-Best Actor Oscar winner Dustin Hoffman, the film is a funny, heart-warming treat for the entire family.
Chef showcases Favreau as a proficient chef who, after a public altercation with a food critic, quits his job at a restaurant and returns to his hometown Miami to fix up a food truck. He reconnects with his ex-wife and invites their young son to join him in driving the truck back to LA while selling Cubanos in various cities along the way.
The heart-warming film portrays the most delectable recipes with winning performances by its cast. In fact, Jon Favreau was so enthusiastic about the film that he did his own cooking by training with food truck chef Roy Choi. Choi sent Favreau to a week of intensive French culinary schooling, where Favreau sharpened his knife skills and learned how to make sauces.
Chef received extremely positive reviews for its “charming cast and sharp, funny script” and as a “flavourful” and “feel-good comedy” by a prominent films publication. Another recommended it for being “an artful surprise and an exuberant gift" and "deliciously entertaining, comic, touching…”