Singapore, 13 August 2014 – Discovery Networks International (DNI) orders Nomad Chef from Singapore-based Beach House Pictures and Melbourne-based Chemical Media. Nomad Chef stars chef and adventurer Jock Zonfrillo and will premiere across the company’s portfolio of lifestyle networks in Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America this fall.
In the series, the Scottish-born, Australian-based chef travels to remote communities to harvest and forage with indigenous people for ingredients to native dishes, which he also learns to cook. He then creates a menu at his Adelaide restaurant, Orana, based on his experiences. The series is being exec produced by Vikram Channa for DNI, Tony Jackson for Chemical Media and Donovan Chan for Beach House Pictures.