Are you hungry? WE tv is. The cable channel has ordered the first season of the Hustle & Soul TV series, featuring restauranteur and chef Lawrence Page. Season one is slated to premiered early in 2017. Dan Cesareo, Ken Martinez and George McTeague executive produce, withKim Osorio co-executive producing. David Stefanou and Lauren Lazin executive produce for WE tv.
Hustle & Soul season one consists of six hour-long episodes, that follow Page as he seeks a Michelin Star for his Pink Tea Cup restaurant. The achievement would be a first for a soul food establishment. Get the details from this WE tv press release.
WE tv GREENLIGHTS NEW DOCU-SERIES “HUSTLE & SOUL,” FOLLOWING THE OWNER/CHEF AND STAFF OF BROOKLYN’S PINK TEA CUP SOUL FOOD RESTAURANT IN THEIR QUEST FOR A MICHELIN STAR
NEW YORK, NY – August 24, 2016 – WE tv announced today that it has ordered a new docu-series, “Hustle & Soul,” produced by Big Fish Entertainment, focused on the owner and staff of Brooklyn’s Pink Tea Cup restaurant. “Hustle & Soul” follows owner and head chef Lawrence Page on a quest to make the Pink Tea Cup the first soul food restaurant to garner the coveted Michelin Star, all while trying to manage staff in-fighting, power moves and love triangles. WE tv has ordered six, 60-minute episodes of the series, which is expected to premiere early next year.
“When Lawrence Page resurrected the Pink Tea Cup and relocated it to Fort Greene, Brooklyn, he brought along a high-spirited team that always keeps love and dysfunction on the menu,” said Marc Juris, WE tv president. “WE tv viewers will be fascinated with ‘Hustle & Soul’ and the engaging and highly entertaining staff of the Pink Tea Cup, where every dish comes with a side of drama.”
“Hustle & Soul” is executive produced by Dan Cesareo, Ken Martinez and George McTeague, and Kim Osorio serves as co-executive producer. In-house executive producers for WE tv are David Stefanou and Lauren Lazin.
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