Netflix has ordered a reboot of the classic Iron Chef food format.
The new series, Iron Chef: Quest For An Iron Legend, is based on the Fuji Television Network’s Iron Chef format and consists of eight episodes.
Previous arrangements for American viewers have included Food Network’s Iron Chef America competition, which featured celebrity chefs such as Bobby Flay, Wolfgang Puck, Elton Brown and Cat Cora, among others. deadline.
Reboot: Netflix has ordered a new series, Iron Chef: Quest For An Iron Legend, based on the Fuji Television Network’s Iron Chef format and consisting of eight episodes.
According to the new show’s official description, “The legendary Iron Chef series is reborn in great style in the premier cooking competition that started it all. It’s been called the toughest culinary challenge a chef will ever face.
Details also include: “Five innovative new Iron Chefs welcome brave Challenger chefs to the reimagined kitchen playground, where they meet and challenge the limits of endurance and creativity while creating one-of-a-kind culinary creations.”
Ultimately, “the most successful Challenger to race will fight again in the Grand Final for the opportunity to be nominated for the first Iron Legend.”
Iron Chef America, which ran from 2005 to 2018, was the first of many shows to gain viewership in the United States.
Star Power – Some of the notable celebrity chefs who have served Iron Chef America in the Iron Chef’s Trials have included Bobby Flay (pictured), Wolfgang Puck, Mario Batali, and many more.
The names of the Iron Chefs haven’t been announced yet, but it’s possible that they have some culinary legends.
The series comes from Keller Productions in conjunction with 3 Ball Productions.
Daniel Kalin, a veteran of the cooking competition reality series format who has worked with MasterChef, Top Chef and Nailed It, serves as executive producer and co-producer alongside 3 Ball’s Eytan Keller and Ross Weintraub.
The original Iron Chef, which premiered in Japan in 1993, was a stylized chef in which visiting chefs challenge one of the series of ‘Iron Chefs’ to a timed cooking battle revolving around an ingredient on a specific theme. It ran in 309 episodes during the period up to September 1999, though specials were occasionally produced until 2002.
The old look: The new series tops several high-profile cooking competitions produced in the United States, such as Iron Chef USA, which failed to achieve top marks among viewers in 2001.
The new series comes on the heels of several cooking competition shows that have been produced for a high-profile American audience.
Iron Chef USA was introduced in 2001 as president to William Shatner, but it didn’t go so well.
But the Food Network featured its version, Iron Chef America, which was a huge hit after debuting in 2005. It ran for 205 episodes over 13 seasons until it ended in 2018 after one season in production. a four-year gap.
In addition to such famous chefs as Flay, Puck, Cora and Mario Batal, there were also people who served as iron chefs. Michael Simon, Jose Garces, Mark Forgione, Masaharu Morimoto, Jeffrey Zakarian, Alex Guarnacelli and Stephanie Izzard, while Alton Brown served as commentator and presenter.
The Spinoff series has included the Iron Chef Showdown and the Iron Chef Gauntlet over the years.
Iron Chef: Quest For An Iron Legend will be released later this year.
Previous Editions – Over the years, the Spinoff series has included the Iron Chef Gauntlet and the Iron Chef Showdown, hosted by culinary expert Alton Brown.