"Chef" the movie opens today and it truly is a feast for the eyes and a feast for the heart!! Written by, directed by produced by, and starring Jon Favreau, "Chef" features an all-star cast including Sofia Vergara, Scarlett Johansson, John Leguizamo, Bobby Cannavale, Dustin Hoffman, Oliver Platt, Robert Downey Jr. and young up and coming star Emjay Anthony. It was filmed in Miami, New Orleans, and most importantly , Austin!! You will love seeing the likes of South Congress, The Franklin Barbecue, and a music performance from Gary Clark Jr.!! The film has enough local flavor that you'll love, amazing performances, along with the delicious food being prepared on screen!!
I was lucky enought to speak with John Favreau about this charming film and about his special relationship with Austin!! Check out the interview below!! "Chef" opens nationally today!! Take the time to see it and savor it!!
A scene from the movie "Chef" in front of the historic Franklin Barbecue here in Austin!!