Web series is headed to Food Network Canada
Original Post @ National Post, August 22, 2009
“I honestly don’t know, in this day and age, how TV shows will get made without having an initial run on the Web,” Ms. Giosia (from Bitchin’ Kitchen) said in an interview. “Networks are very wary, and everyone says you have to try it on the Web first. They want to see how this concept performs on the online market before investing hundreds of thousands of dollars in a TV series.”
Original Post @ Food Network Buys Bitchin’ Kitchen
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Wednesday, 01 April 2009 14:27
Toronto—Bitchin’ Kitchen is headed to Food Network Canada which has greenlit the edgy cooking show, slated for production this Fall 09’. Executive producers Tricon Film & Television will be debuting the Bitchin’ Kitchen TV series this week at MIPTV in Cannes.
Bitchin’ Kitchen is a 6 X 30 series that follows Nadia G — dubbed the “anti-Rachael Ray,” on a riotous romp through the kitchen. The show started out as a mobile and web series, winning the coveted Wave Award for ‘Favorite Mobile Comedy Series’ after its first season on air –- beating out Conan O’Brian’s mobile series. The quirky and fun content was quickly picked up by the social networks and went viral on Youtube and iTunes.