First Look: Netflix Books ‘Chef’s Table’ For 3 More Seasons, Adds Extra Lady Power

First Look: Netflix Books 'Chef's Table' For 3 More Seasons, Adds Extra Lady Power
First Look: Netflix Books 'Chef's Table' 3 More Seasons, Adds Extra Lady Power

Fans of last year’s culinary deep dive should start getting hungry now. This morning, Netflix announced that it would be “serving three new courses” of creator David Gelb’s “Chef’s Table.” The well-received documentary series, which focuses each episode on an individual world-class chef, will spotlight 16 new chefs on, in Netflix’s words, “their quests for sensory perfection.”

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Season 2, which premieres May 27, 2016, continues a global approach to its selection of culinary artists, traveling from Brazil to Slovenia to Thailand. Following that, a four-episode “French Installment” set for later in 2016, will focus on the grand tradition of cuisine francois, followed by a six-episode Season 4 in 2017.

Most notable is that not only will five of the featured “Chef’s Table” chefs be women, but Abigail Fuller (“Do You Dream in Color?”) is joining the team of directors led by Gelb. Check out the full list of chefs to be featured below, as well as first-look photos from the upcoming Season 2, premiering May 27.

Chef’s Table, Season 2 – May 27
Alex Atala, Dom, (Brazil)
Ana Ros, Hiša Franko (Slovenia)
Dominique Crenn, Atelier Crenn (United States)
Enrique Olvera, Pujol (Mexico)
Gagan Anand, Gaggan (Thailand)
Grant Achatz, Alinea, Next, The Aviary (United States)

Chef’s Table, Season 3 – French Installment, TBD 2016
Alain Passard, L’Arpege (France)
Michel Troisgros, Maison Troisgros (France)
Adeline Grattard, Yam’Tcha (France)
Alexandre Couillon, La Marine (France)

Chef’s Table, Season 4 – TBD 2017
Ivan Orkin, Ivan Ramen (United States, Japan)
Jeong Kwan, Chunjinam Hermitage, Baekyangsa Temple (South Korea)
Nancy Silverton, Mozza (United States)
Tim Raue, Restaurant Tim Raue (Germany)
Virgilio Martinez, Central (Peru)
Vladimir Mukhin, White Rabbit (Russia)

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