Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy

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  • 2021
  • 1 Season
  • 8.7  (807)

The six-part docuseries Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy follows Stanley Tucci as he travels across Italy to discover the secrets and delights of the country's regional cuisines. Stanley Tucci has won three Emmy Awards; one for Winchell (1998), one for a guest appearance on the comedy series Monk, and one for being a producer of the web series Park Bench with Steve Buscemi. Tucci was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in The Lovely Bones (2009). He was also nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his performance in Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune (2003), and a Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children, for The One and Only Shrek! alongside Meryl Streep. Tucci credentials as a food and travel expert are less clear.

Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy
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Sicily
6. Sicily
March 21, 2021
Stanley Tucci visits Sicily. Here, Stanley tries a salty crunchy sensation, tastes the grapes grown in the region’s unique soils, and reflects on Sicilian hospitality.
Tuscany
5. Tuscany
March 14, 2021
Stanley Tucci explores his former home: Tuscany. Stanley does a wine bar crawl, celebrates the importance of the lowly loaf and samples dishes which use stale bread as the key ingredient.
Milan
4. Milan
March 7, 2021
Stanley Tucci eats and drinks his way around Milan. Here, Stanley enjoys an aperitivo, feels inspired to make pizzoccheri – a noodle made from buckwheat, and enjoys classic Milanese – veal chops and risotto.
Bologna
3. Bologna
February 28, 2021
Stanley Tucci explores Bologna, seen by many as the food capital of Italy. Bologna is home to globally renowned protected food products: parmigiano, prosciutto de parma and traditional balsamic vinegar to name but a few.
Rome
2. Rome
February 21, 2021
Stanley Tucci heads to Rome in search of the famous Four Pastas. Stanley orders rigatoni all'amatriciana, samples carbonara, and tries a selection of cheeses and sausages made from the sheep and pigs farmed in the region.
Naples and the Amalfi Coast
1. Naples and the Amalfi Coast
February 14, 2021
Stanley Tucci feasts on pizza in Naples. Stanley embarks on a whirlwind tour to find the freshest mozzarella and the best San Marzano tomatoes and enjoys a spectacular spaghetti and zucchini.
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The six-part docuseries Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy follows Stanley Tucci as he travels across Italy to discover the secrets and delights of the country's regional cuisines. Stanley Tucci has won three Emmy Awards; one for Winchell (1998), one for a guest appearance on the comedy series Monk, and one for being a producer of the web series Park Bench with Steve Buscemi. Tucci was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in The Lovely Bones (2009). He was also nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his performance in Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune (2003), and a Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children, for The One and Only Shrek! alongside Meryl Streep.

Tucci credentials as a food and travel expert are less clear.

  • Premiere Date
    February 14, 2021
  • IMDB Rating
    8.7  (807)