FOOD: Transforming the American Table 1950-2000

TV Chefs, 1946-2000 (page 2)

Clarissa Dickson Wright and Jennifer Paterson, 1996

Clarissa Dickson Wright and Jennifer Paterson, 1996

The BBC’s program Two Fat Ladies  first aired in 1996. Courtesy of AP Images.

Mario Batali and Martha Stewart, 2007

Mario Batali and Martha Stewart, 2007

Martha Stewart Living, a syndicated show, was launched in 1992. Batali, who joined the Food Network in 1995, starred in Molto Mario beginning in 1997.

Jamie Oliver, about 2000

Jamie Oliver, about 2000

Oliver’s The Naked Chef first aired on the BBC in 1997.

Sara Moulton, 2002

Sara Moulton, 2002

Moulton appeared on the Food Network’s Cooking Live beginning in 1997. Courtesy of Corbis.

Jacques Pépin, 2001

Jacques Pépin, 2001

Pépin’s first PBS show was Everyday Cooking with Jacques Pépin in 1982, in later series, his daughter Claudine co-hosted. Courtesy of KQED.

Paul Prudhomme, 2005

Paul Prudhomme, 2005

Prudhomme’s  first television show, Fork in the Road, aired on PBS in 1995. Courtesy of AP Images.

Lidia Bastianich, 2001

Lidia Bastianich, 2001

Lidia’s Italian-American Kitchen began on PBS in 1998. Courtesy of Lidia Bastianich.

Chris Kimball, about 2000

Chris Kimball, about 2000

 America’s Test Kitchen first aired on APT in 2000. Courtesy of America’s Test Kitchen.

Michael Chiarello, 1999

Michael Chiarello, 1999

Season by Season aired on PBS beginning in 2000. Courtesy of Michael Chiarello: photographer Steven Rothfeld.