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Playing With Fire is a reality show, and is in the form of a documentary. The country of origin is the United States. Playing With Fire is featured on the cable channel, E! The program premiered its first season on March 17th, 2013, the first episode titled "I Come First, You Come Second". Playing With Fire currently has six episodes, the finale showing on April 26th, 2013. The show follows the lives and careers of five chefs, stars, taste-makers who have risen to fame in New York's Culinary world. Playing With Fire is set to have a season two coming later this year.

The show follows the lives of Anna Boiardi, Candice Kumai, Daniel and Derek Koch, Julie Elkind, and had a guest appearance of Jennifer Esposito. Each person has their own unique and interesting story.

The Koch brothers first career choice was to be models, but after changing their minds and developing interests in cooking, they opened their own boutique and hospitality company, named Dual Groupe. They also have a French restaurant, and have made a name for themselves due to their brunch parties.

Anna Boiardi is of Italian descent. She is also one of the biggest socialites in New York, due to her connections with the founders of Chef Boyardee. Boiardi's business venture, which mixes Italian tradition to modern kitchens, is a huge success all over New York, predominantly the east side of the city.

Candice Kumai is a familiar face, especially for those who watched Top Chef. She had appeared in the first season of the show, and had also won a spot on the judging table for Iron Chef. Kumai has also hosted a television show, titled Cook Yourself Thin. In Playing With Fire, she is seen working on her program and dividing work life with family life.

There are many interesting aspects of the show, and viewers of Playing With Fire will be entertained, especially if they're interested in cooking. Its running time is 60 minutes total, with 43 minutes of the actual program.

Playing With Fire is a Kids & Family series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on March 17, 2013. It has moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4.

Playing With Fire is available for streaming on the E! website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Playing With Fire on demand at Netflix, NBC, Google Play, iTunes online.

Sunday 10:00 PM et/pt on E!
1 Season, 6 Episodes
March 17, 2013
Kids & Family
Cast: Anna Boiardi, Julie Elkind, Daniel Koch, Derek Koch
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Playing With Fire Full Episode Guide

  • In the season finale, Derek is preoccupied with proposing to his girlfriend while attending the Sundance Film Festival, but his brother keeps getting in the way.

  • Daniel and Derek box each other for charity after Hurricane Sandy. Elsewhere, Jennifer spends time with a Hollywood friend while preparing for the opening of her bakery; and Julie receives a potentially life-changing call.

  • A lot is at stake when the Koch brothers finally find a permanent space for their signature brunch event.

  • Julie is caught off guard when her boyfriend proposes; at the same time, a restaurant relaunch planned by the Koch brothers is threatened; and chef Anna Boiardi attempts to prepare gluten-free recipes for her friend Jennifer Esposito.

  • Derek is stressed about the struggling restaurant; Candice Kumai has a blind date; the frustrations that Julie's dealing with bubble over.

  • Derek and Daniel Koch are getting ready for their restaurant opening; Julie Elkind wants to change the menu; Todd English would like his birthday to be a quiet dinner.