In 1962, cookbook author Julia Child boldly pitches a groundbreaking television ...
2. Coq Au Vin
Facing mounting pressure from station executives, Julia struggles to figure out ...
3. Beef Bourguignon
When the show goes overbudget, Julia doubles down on her efforts to continue mak...
4. Petit Fours
As WGBH reaps the rewards of their new star's efforts, a jealous rival threatens...
5. Crêpes Suzette
In San Francisco, Julia tests the waters of her newfound celebrity status alongs...
While Paul and Judith experiment with baking, Julia tackles a different kind of ...
7. Foie Gras
Julia and the show receive both accolades and criticism in New York. Avis forges...
8. Chocolate Soufflé
After suffering a terrible blow, Julia's future -- and the fate of the show -- h...
Comedy, Biographical Drama
Chris Keyser, Daniel Goldfarb, Erwin Stoff, Kimberly Carver, Charles McDougall, Donna Bloom, and Erica Lipez
Todd Schulkin, on behalf of The Julia Child Foundation for Gastronomy and the Culinary Arts
About This Series
Intrepid chef and cookbook author Julia Child (Sarah Lancashire) brings her signature panache into American living rooms with The French Chef – her groundbreaking series that pioneered the modern cooking show.
Sarah Lancashire, David Hyde Pierce, Bebe Neuwirth, Brittany Bradford, Fran Kranz, Fiona Glascott, and Robert Joy