New York, NY, October 29, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Chef Gina Keatley will appear on Hallmark Channel’s new daytime entry, “Emeril’s Table,” featuring Chef Emeril Lagasse, it will appear Tuesday, November 8th at 11:00 am e/10:00 am c. A culinary icon whose warm take on food television has been followed by adoring fans of all ages, Lagasse’s new series (the newest addition to the Hallmark Home branded block of originals) is a celebration of family and friends around the dinner table. The engaging informative program showcases Chef Gina Keatley in her element, sharing her love of food and health with Emeril and the four other guests seated at his chef’s table.
“I have truly enjoyed filming this special series,” says Emeril. “Some of my most fulfilling memories have been in the kitchen preparing a meal with my family and friends, and ‘Emeril’s Table’ creates that same kind of connection.” He added: “Food brings us all a little closer together and I hope that as we’re gathering around my table each day everyone will invite us in to their kitchens and be inspired to cook along.”
“I am thrilled to be one of Emeril’s guests for a nutrition focused episode of his wonderful show, Emeril’s Table,” says Gina Keatley. “There is a myth that all good food is bad for you and we break that myth on the air.”
Chef Gina Keatley received her first culinary experience traveling around the United States as a young child. Upon high school graduation, Keatley worked her way through a culinary arts program, but decided to pursue a career as a nutritionist, helping others with good and tasty food.
She earned a degree from the respected, New York University. Keatley is now the chef executive officer of Nourishing USA - organizations designed to help those most in need. The recognition and awards she has garnered have made her known to food-loving, charitable Americans everywhere. In 2011, she received the designation of CNN Hero for her significant and long-lasting contributions to helping those in need.
“Emeril’s Table” is produced for Hallmark Channel by Emeril Primetime Productions in association with Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. Martha Stewart and Fran Brescia-Coniglio are executive producers. The series is directed by Scott Preston.
To find out more about Chef Gina Keatley go to http://ginakeatley.com/and www.emerils.com to learn more about the show and Emeril Lagassee.