This week, Disney’s Onyx Collective took part in the Television Critics Association Press tour, and during a virtual panel, Disney General Entertainment’s Onyx Collective, President Tara Duncan announced a new series called, “Searching for Soul Food”.
“Searching for Soul Food” follows rock star celebrity chef Alisa Reynolds as she discovers what soul food looks like around the world. As she seeks out the food, she’ll also explore the stories, the people, and the traditions of each place she visits, bringing her own flavor right along with her.
The international journey finds Chef Reynolds exploring the culinary worlds of Mississippi, Oklahoma, Appalachia, South Africa, Italy, Jamaica, Peru and Los Angeles. “Searching for Soul Food” is directed by Rodney Lucas and executive produced by Melina Matsoukas, Jacob Cohen-Holmes and Ali Brown. Traci Curry serves as showrunner. “
“Searching for Soul Food” is produced by Woodman Park Productions (an All3Media America Company), De La Revolucion and Ventureland.
No release details have yet been announced for this new series, but it’s likely to be released on Hulu in the United States and on Disney+ internationally.