Food's Greatest Hits

Food's Greatest Hits

About the Cast

Cory Vitiello

Cory Vitiello Star of Chef In Your Ear, Chef Cory Vitiello has been cooking up a storm since the age of 15 when he started his own catering business out of his family home. Dubbed Toronto’s best new chef in 2009 by Now Magazine, Cory worked as a sous chef in Melbourne, Australia and the chef de cuisine at Toronto’s The Drake Hotel before moving on to open his own acclaimed restaurants The Harbord Room and Flock. The Harbord Room was named one of the best worldwide hot spots by Condé Nast Magazine and one of the best new restaurants in Canada by enRoute Magazine. The one thing that all of Vitiello’s dishes have in common? They are fresh, simple, yet never ceases to amaze.

Aarti Sequeira

Aarti Sequeira In 2010 Aarti competed on and won season 6 of Food Network Star, landing the ultimate dream culinary job: her very own Food Network show. A dedicated foodie all her life and a journalist by education and trade, Aarti successfully combines these passions in her entertaining blog and online cooking-variety show, Aarti Party. On this show she surprises viewers with unexpected flavors and techniques to expand their palates and culinary repertoire by imparting her knowledge of Indian cuisine and putting an approachable spin on all-American classics.

Haylie Duff

Haylie Duff Haylie began her career as an actress and singer-songwriter gaining worldwide attention for her role in Napoleon Dynamite. She has since appeared in numerous film, television and theatre productions including 7th Heaven and  Hairspray. Now Haylie is serving up a fresh approach to food with an appreciation for homemade classics and a love of entertaining friends and family with The Real Girl’s Kitchen on the Cooking Channel. The Real Girl's Kitchen takes you into Haylie's kitchen and world, where she blends her Southern roots with her busy life in Hollywood.

Eden Grinshpan

Eden Grinshpan Toronto-born Eden Grinshpan is a television personality and cook best known for her Cooking Channel shows Eden Eats and Log On and Eat with Eden Grinshpan, a traveling show across the United States. A graduate from Le Cordon Bleu in London, Eden has a “Grande Diplome” in both pastry and cuisine. After graduating, she took her love of culinary and travel to India, Israel, and Southeast Asia learning the cultures and cuisines of the countries she explored. After returning to New York City, Eden completed a management program at The Institute of Culinary Education and began working at the popular vegan bakery Babycakes, where she met her business partner Samantha Schutz and together they created their first series Eden Eats. Eden is also a judge on Donut Showdown and Chopped Canada.

Noah Cappe

Noah Cappe Host of Carnival Eats, Noah Cappe is thrilled to be on the road, travelling from coast to coast in search of the biggest and best carnival treats. A connoisseur of all fair foods, from corn dogs to deep-fried anything, Noah’s an expert at eating. When it comes to cooking, he’s definitely a novice but he’s ready and willing to take his place behind the fryer. Born in Toronto, Canada, Noah began his entertainment career in musical theatre in his early teens. He has since enjoyed a busy roster of film roles, TV appearances, and over 100 television commercials and radio spots.

Roger Mooking

Roger Mooking Roger Mooking is the host and co-creator of his own internationally broadcast television series Everyday Exotic and host of Man Fire Food on Cooking Channel. He is also a judge on Chopped Canada. To add to his growing plate, Roger's highly anticipated first cookbook Everyday Exotic: The Cookbook hit shelves in 2011. Additionally Roger is a Juno award-winning recording artist. For Roger, music and the epicurean world are seamless. One feeds the body, the other the soul; it is all food in all its various forms.

Josh Elkin

Josh Elkin Josh Elkin is widely known for his unique take on food, and his unusual talent for turning edible dishes into incredible works of art. Many of his masterpieces such as, The Poutine Tornado, Chicken Wing of Thrones and Breakfast Jenga have gone viral, spreading across the internet. In 2010 Elkin joined EpicMealTime at its infancy stage, showcasing indulgent recipes on the web series, which today has over 7 million subscribers. Following its success, the EpicMealTime gang launched a follow-up culinary web series competition, Epic Chef, and later added to their
repertoire an instructional cooking web series, Handle It. Josh is also the host of Food Network Canada's Sugar Showdown.

Georgia Hardstock

Georgia Hardstock Georgia Hardstark and Alie Ward are best friends who met outside a dive bar in Los Angeles. Fast friends, Alie and Georgia would meet for cocktails after work, with Alie a staff writer for the LA Times covering nightlife and events, and Georgia a part-time blogger and full-time suffering receptionist. They jokingly drafted plans on a cocktail napkin for a fictitious cocktail abomination called a McNuggetini, and made a farcical how-to video in their best vintage dresses. A viral hit ensued, with coverage in The New York Times, Time magazine, CNN and Perez Hilton alike. The ladies went on to create two seasons of Drinks with Alie & Georgia on the Food Network. They're currently on-camera contributors for Cooking Channel's Unique Sweets, have appeared in several TV specials, hosted the show Tripping Out with Alie & Georiga and Cooking Channel's web series Classy Ladies with Alie & Georgia, in which they wear lovely dresses, pretend to be classy and take a culinary lesson in each episode.

Alie Ward

Alie Ward Alie Ward and Georgia Hardstark are best friends who met outside a dive bar in Los Angeles. Fast friends, Alie and Georgia would meet for cocktails after work, with Alie a staff writer for the LA Times covering nightlife and events, and Georgia a part-time blogger and full-time suffering receptionist. They jokingly drafted plans on a cocktail napkin for a fictitious cocktail abomination called a McNuggetini, and made a farcical how-to video in their best vintage dresses. A viral hit ensued, with coverage in The New York Times, Time magazine, CNN and Perez Hilton alike. The ladies went on to create two seasons of Drinks with Alie & Georgia on the Food Network. They're currently on-camera contributors for Cooking Channel's Unique Sweets, have appeared in several TV specials, hosted the show Tripping Out with Alie & Georiga and Cooking Channel's web series Classy Ladies with Alie & Georgia, in which they wear lovely dresses, pretend to be classy and take a culinary lesson in each episode.

Reverend Run

Reverend Run Rev Run is one of the most iconic figures in music, having sold tens of millions of records worldwide and is widely credited for ushering rap music into mainstream culture. But Rev Run isn’t all about the music and in 2005 he started dabbling in TV. First off was hit show Run's House, which was followed by Rev Run's Renovation. Most recently Rev along with his wife Justine are at the helm of their hit show on Cooking Channel, Rev Run’s Sunday Suppers. Every week Rev and Justine make simple, heartfelt recipes to try to get their kids -- and some special guests -- back to the table for Sunday supper.