What better host than Stanley Tucci to take viewers on a regional culinary tour of Italy? The avowed food lover is of Italian heritage, on both sides of his family.
And what better timing than now? With many restaurants shuttered and others with limited hours and seating capacity, countless Americans have acquired a pandemic-induced obsession with cooking. They pine to travel as soon as more people are vaccinated and borders reopen. Many want to explore or revisit Italy.
Tucci’s new six-part CNN series, Searching for Italy, will premiere on Valentine’s Day, Sunday, February 14, 2021 at 9PM EST. The first episode takes viewers to Campania, located in the southwest portion of the Italian peninsula.
“During a time when everyone wishes they could travel, the series will transport you through Italy’s…