Students in the Department of Communications at Misericordia University recently took participated in two tapings of the popular lifestyles series, “The Chew,” at ABC studios in New York City, N. Y. The students had an opportunity to meet celebrity chefs Mario Batali, Carla Hall and Michael Symon, wellness specialist Daphne Oz, and entertaining expert Clinton Kelly. They also got to see the behind-the-scenes activity of the television production.
Misericordia University media manager David Thackara was chosen from the studio audience to participate in the episode, which featured chicken recipes. The episode will air March 26. The second episode highlighted international cuisine and it will air on March 27.
“The Chew” broke into the Top 5 of daytime programming with 3.34 million viewers during the week of Jan. 27, the highest rating in the show’s two-year history.
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