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[05/07/20 - 08:03 AM]
History(R) Teams Up with Food Author and TV Personality Adam Richman on Season Two of Hit Nonfiction Series "The Food That Built America" About Food Titans Who Helped Shape America
Richman will also host "American Made," which will delve into the making of All-American products, detailing both the process of the craft and the inspiration behind the idea.

[07/31/19 - 09:09 AM]
History's New Nonfiction Miniseries "The Food That Built America" Premieres August 11 - Explores Stories of Food Industry Tycoons
The three-part event tells the incredible stories of innovation and rivalries behind food industry tycoons Milton Hershey, John and Will Kellogg, Henry Heinz, C.W. Post, the McDonald brothers and more.

[03/27/19 - 04:17 PM]
History Announces Two New Epic Docudramas Including "Washington" in Partnership with Pulitzer Prize Winning Presidential Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin and "The Food That Built America" Revealing the Unknown Stories of Visionary Food Entrepreneurs
Both docudramas join previously announced six-part documentary "Grant," based on Pulitzer Prize(R) winner Ron Chernow's #1 New York Times bestselling biography.







FOOD THAT BUILT AMERICA, THE (HISTORY)
Returns in TBA 2020 or 2021 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
8/11/19 - ???
STATUS:
returning in 2020/2021 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
2 (18 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
renewed through the 2020-21 season (the show's second of 18 episodes) on 5/7/20
DESCRIPTION:
(from History's press release, May 2020) The series that introduced the world to the titans who invented, innovated, and propagated America's food landscape, "The Food That Built America" is returning for season two. From producer Lucky 8, this season turns the lens on a new group of bold pioneers behind iconic food empires such as Oreos, Frito Lay, Reese's, Pizza Hut, and more. Before these names became brands, they were conceived by brilliant, sometimes ruthless visionaries who revolutionized food and changed the culinary landscape of America forever. In addition to presenting fascinating facts and anecdotes about some of our country's favorite brands, the series will also lean into America's nostalgia for food and highlight the product inspiration and numerous trials, triumphs and tribulations endured by these food entrepreneurs whose grit and determination helped them persevere.
CREW INFORMATION:
· George Kralovansky as EP
· Greg Henry as EP
· Isaac Holub as EP
· Jim Pasquarella as EP (History)
· Kim Woodard as EP
· Mary E. Donahue as EP (History)
· Yoshi Stone as EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (documentary)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Lucky 8