Production begins in Toronto on Rebel Without a Kitchen

Travel+Escape and General Purpose Pictures announce the start of production on season one of the original series Rebel Without A Kitchen. The 13-episode series will premiere in the spring of 2013.

With a boisterous “OLE!” take a trip across the Golden Horseshoe in the heart of summer, guided by the tenacious MattBasile, a.k.a. Fidel Gastro.Matt takes his roving kitchen on the road popping up in the most unlikely spots to deliver his culinary take on the Cuban sandwich.

From underground food markets, and museums to overnight bush parties, Rebel Without A Kitchen will look at life on the road, making food, and all the places one can go locally.

“It’s a food adventure,” Marcia Martin, SVP, Creative Content, GlassBOX Television. “Never in one location for more than a night, Fidel Gastro introduces us to the ‘pop up’ eatery – a new food and travel experience. “

Rebel Without A Kitchen is produced by General Purpose Pictures. The creative team includes Executive Producer, Scott Clark McNeil, who developed the concept with Josie Crimi, VP Creative Development and Production.

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