A new food-related show on Bravo called Around the World in 80 Plates has announced its lineup of contestants, which will include Steve Postal, aka "Nookie," the executive chef at Fenway Park. The show premieres on Wednesday, May 9 at 10pm and is hosted by Curtis Stone and Cat Cora. It features "12 chefs competing in a spectacular race over 40 days and across 10 countries including Argentina, China, England, France, Italy, Morocco, Spain, Thailand, United States and Uruguay." Nookie has previously worked in the kitchens of Oleana, Icarus, Chez Henri and Casablanca. Lord knows what Bravo will have him do, but we'll keep you posted.
· Bravo's Around the World in 80 Plates cast announced, premieres May 9 [-E-]