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Lizzo, Jonathan Van Ness, Padma Lakshmi and THR’s Reality Roundtable Talk Guilty Pleasures, Crying on Camera and Underboob Sweat

The level of talent (and comic timing) at The Hollywood Reporter‘s Reality Emmy Roundtable was in no short supply, but there was still a moment of giddy reverence when one particular participant entered the chat. Will Arnett (Fox’s Lego Masters), Nicole Byer (Netflix’s Nailed It! and ABC’s Wipeout), Padma Lakshmi (Hulu’s Taste the Nation and […]

Padma Lakshmi, Elizabeth Olsen, Jurnee Smollett and More Celebrate Women in Entertainment Mentees in Hollywood Reporter-Lifetime TV Special

The Hollywood Reporter’s annual Women in Entertainment event, now entering its second decade, looked a little different without its typical in-person Los Angeles celebration. This year it brought the star power to an hourlong Lifetime special on May 24. Women in Entertainment: The Next Generation, a Voices Magnified Special, tied to THR’s annual Women in […]

Padma Lakshmi on Facing Her Anxiety: “A Dam Broke Inside Me”

The Taste the Nation host talks about the negative effects of trying

to contain anxiety and emotions and her 20 minutes-a-day self-care practices

to maintain mental health during the pandemic.

Lifetime, Hollywood Reporter to Present ‘Women in Entertainment: The Next Generation’ Special on May 24

As a presenting partner for The Hollywood Reporter’s annual Women in Entertainment Breakfast, Lifetime has joined with THR for the evolution of the event. Lifetime will air a broadcast special titled Lifetime and The Hollywood Reporter Present Women in Entertainment: The Next Generation, a Voices Magnified program celebrating female trendsetters, industry leaders and potential future […]

Rihanna, Trevor Noah and More Stars “Stand in Solidarity” With Indian Farmers

Hollywood celebrities are calling attention to protests in India over farm laws that could devastate livelihoods.  

Padma Lakshmi: ‘Taste the Nation’ Is a “Political Show Under the Guise of Food Porn”

Emmy-nominated 'Top Chef' host and producer Padma Lakshmi talks about pivoting the Bravo competition during the pandemic and giving a megaphone to immigrants with her new Hulu series.

Hulu Renews Padma Lakshmi’s ‘Taste the Nation,’ Orders Another David Chang Series

Hulu has renewed Padma Lakshmi’s ‘Taste the Nation’ and ordered a new series from ‘Ugly Delicious’ duo David Chang and Morgan Neville.

Hulu’s New Releases Coming in June 2020

Take a look at the movies and TV shows that will be added to Hulu in June 2020.

Padma Lakshmi Lands New Series in Hulu Food Push

'Top Chef' host Padma Lakshmi is getting her own food show on Hulu.

This Weekend’s OZYFest Central Park Event Canceled Amid N.Y. Heat Wave

A dangerous heat wave in New York City has forced the cancellation of this weekend's OZYFest 2019 event in Central Park.

From Gordon Ramsay to Padma Lakshmi: 20 Power Players of Food Media

As the genre expands its reach and scope — becoming more adventurous and more sophisticated — its top drivers are more coveted and valuable than ever. Armed with viewership data and insider guidance, The Hollywood Reporter highlights the most significant creators, execs and icons.

6 Top Food TV Stars Dish on What They’re Eating, Cooking and Watching

David Chang, Roy Choi, Jon Favreau, Padma Lakshmi, Samin Nosrat and Gordon Ramsay reveal the last dish on TV that inspired them to cook, their biggest on-camera disasters and more.