The Food Network has announced that actor/comedian Anthony Anderson has his own prime time series named “Food Fest Nation.” The show premieres Monday, July 21, at 9 p.m. (EST) on Food Network. Tasting everything from classic interpretations of regional fare to surprising twists of favorite foods, Anderson uncovers what is truly at the heart of America, one delicious food festival at a time.
“Viewers got a taste of Anthony Anderson’s true passion for food during his appearances as a judge on “Iron Chef America” and “Chopped,” said Bob Tuschman, general manager and senior vice president, Food Network. “Anthony’s love of food, quick humor, and engaging way with people make him the perfect guide through the quirky and wonderful world of food festivals.”
Fans can visit FoodNetwork.com/FoodFestNation all season long for additional video, blogs and photo galleries from Anderson’s travels, as well as connect on Twitter with the hashtag #FoodFestNation.