An award-winning Wishaw pizza chef has been enjoying a slice of fame on the small screen in Italy. Rome-born Fausto Rea, 39, who moved to Wishaw 18 years ago to live with his aunt and uncle Lidia and Silvatore Faccenda, was invited to represent Scotland in a televised pizza-making contest. The culinary whizz has already tasted competition success when his haggis pizza creation was named seventh-best on the planet at the Pizza World Championship in Scalia, Italy, in 2011. He also picked up several gold and silver awards in Scotland and London for his pizzas. Now the pizza chef, who has recently opened the Gondola restaurant in Netherton Road, has appeared as part of a four-strong team representing Scotland in an Italian TV show scouting for the best pizza-makers in the world. Fausto flew out to Lecce in southern Italy in May to begin filming alongside fellow chefs Giulia Luongo, Emilio Giacometti and Tony Macera, of Hamilton restaurant De Vito’s. Footage of Fausto and fellow team … [Read more...] about Wishaw pizza chef Fausto enjoys slice of fame on Italian television
Changpeng Nontasin of Thailand reaches the finish line of the fourth stage of the National Women’s Cycling Open for the An Giang Television Cup yesterday. — Photo baoangiang.com.vn Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Changpeng Nontasin of Thailand won the fourth stage of the National Women’s Cycling Open, or the An Giang Television Cup, yesterday. Nontasin triumphed in the 114km race from Phan Thiết City in Bình Thuận Province to Long Khánh Town in Đồng Nai Province in a time of 3:24.45. Nguyễn Thị Thu Mai of Gạo Hạt Ngọc Trời An Giang retained the yellow jersey for the best overall time after four stages, while Jutatip Maneephan of Thailand holds the green jersey as the best sprinter with 39 points. In the team rankings, Gạo Hạt Ngọc Trời An Giang leads with the best overall time of 32:56.58, followed by Biwase Bình Dương and HCM City – Minh … [Read more...] about Changpeng Nontasin wins fourth stage of An Giang Television Cup
click to enlarge If your kid has a strong set of pipes and can wail on cue, you might have a TV star on your hands. A mysterious Craigslist posting went up Sunday night calling for children actors ages 8-12 of "all colors and backgrounds" to star in a television pitch to a major streaming service. It's paired with a Goosebumps-style illustration of a cloaked skeleton entering a graveyard. But what does this have to do with lasers? The scene entails a "laser tag establishment" where an innocent tournament becomes a fight for survival. The listing states that filming will take place over the course of a single day and is unpaid, though food and drink will be provided. Seeing how the spooky kid genre has been crushing the Netflix game (we see you, Stranger Things), there is hope that a genre-bending series set in Detroit (this project is described as a cross between horror/comedy/fantasy) might have a chance at gaining an audience. Interested actors can have their parents send … [Read more...] about Mysterious Craigslist post calls for crying and screaming kids for television series
Bigg Boss is one of the most entertaining reality shows on television. Hosted by Salman Khan, every season offers something new to keep the viewers hooked to it. Right now, the makers are busy selecting controversial celebrity contestants for the show. The twist in this season is, the contestants will be locked in the house in jodis. If reports are to be believed makers are leaving no stone unturned to make it the spiciest season so far with the presence of pornstars, same-sex couples and sex addicts. Well, now there is a good news for Deepika Singh fans who were missing their Sandhya Bindani on the TV screen. The buzz is that Deepika Singh, who played the role of an IPS Officer Sandhya Suraj Rathi in the popular show Diya Aur Baati Hum has been approached for the upcoming season of Big Boss. The actress is married to Rohit Raj Goyal. Deepika has been missing from our television screens ever since she gave birth to a baby boy in May last year.Deepika’s role as Sandhya … [Read more...] about This Famous Television Bahu Is Going To Be A Part Of Big Boss Season 12!
Tara Bahrampour, The Washington Post Published 7:18 am CDT, Monday, July 16, 2018 Henry Morgenthau III, a TV producer and documentarian who helped shape public television in its early days and provided a forum for the nation's civil rights conversation in the 1960s, died July 11 at a retirement community in Washington. He was 101. The cause was complications from aortic stenosis, his daughter Sarah Morgenthau said. A scion of a prominent German-Jewish family, Morgenthau was a son of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's treasury secretary, a grandson of the U.S. ambassador to the Ottoman Empire under President Woodrow Wilson, the older brother of former Manhattan district attorney Robert Morgenthau, and a cousin of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Barbara Tuchman. MySA News Videos Now Playing: Now Playing SAPD: Mom drunkenly crashes into pole with 2 children in car San Antonio Express-News SAPD: 3-year-old in critical condition after shooting Caleb Downs … [Read more...] about Henry Morgenthau III, producer who helped shape public television, dies at 101