Friday, 16 November 2018
Jamie and Jimmy's Friday Night Feast is back and jam-packed with celebrity guests
BFFs Jamie Oliver and Jimmy Doherty return to Channel 4 with a brand new series of Friday Night Feast to help motivate the nation to cook up a storm every weekend this winter. Over twelve weeks, and housed in their pop-up caff at the end of Southend Pier, the boys will be joined in the kitchen by a host of famous faces from Hollywood film heavy-weights and British TV Royalty to top notch comedians and world-class athletes.
From across the pond, Jimmy and Jamie welcome Hollywood icon, Danny DeVito and Academy Award ® winning actor Jessica Chastain to join them in the kitchen during the series.
British talent flexing their culinary muscles will include Hollywood stalwart - star of stage and screen, Sir Patrick Stewart, Black Panther and Sherlock actor Martin Freeman, and new ‘Doctor’ and Broadchurch star, actor Jodie Whittaker. Also doing their utmost to impress the lads are actor / writer / presenter / activist Stephen Fry, actor Stephen Mangan, and the boys welcome their first Dame into the Southend bolthole, Olympian Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill.
And trying their best to distract Jamie and Jimmy are funny people Harry Hill, Russell Howard and ‘serial guest’, comedian / actor Romesh Ranganathan, who will no-doubt laugh off any cooking mishaps and distract, or impress the café customers with their gastronomic skills.
Across the series Jamie and Jimmy will also be back on the campaign trail to highlight a range of food issues and Jimmy will using his DIY prowess to create some imaginative solutions to foodie dilemmas.