Bravo Media Expands Original Programming with New Series and Returning Favorites


“Bravo’'scontinued success is driven by our commitment to create original series that share an unfiltered and unique look inside our Passion Groups’ of Food, Fashion, Beauty, Design and Pop Culture, all while uncovering memorable characters in the process, stated Shari Levine, Senior Vice President, Production, Bravo Media. “We are confident these new series will reinforce Bravo’s pop culture brand and resonate with our engaged and upscale audience.

After recently concluding successful seasons, Bravo has renewed several of its hit series including a seventh season of “The Real Housewives of Orange County, a fourth season of “Top Chef Masters and a fifth season of “Million Dollar Listing LA.


“Around the World in 80 Plates (working title)
Produced by Magical Elves with Dan Cutforth and Jane Lipsitz as Executive Producers

“Around the World in 80 Plates takes culinary competition to the next level. Up-and-coming chefs will travel to various countries testing their skills in some of the greatest and most challenging restaurants around the globe. In each episode, the contestants will travel to a different international city where they will learn the local customs, cultures and cuisines as they participate in a gauntlet of culinary challenges- all while being at the mercy of the demanding restaurant owners. Ultimately, they will face-off in a kitchen takeover where they will not just recreate, but reinvent the menus for these world-renowned restaurants.

Bravo is a program service of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience.

Posted By: Ashley Nicole 8/23/2011