Notes From a Young Black Chef movie production status is currently Development
July 16, 2019 • Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'
Plot: What's the story about?
Growing up in the Bronx as a boy, Kwame Onwuachi is sent to rural Nigeria by his mother to "learn respect." However, the hard-won knowledge gained in Africa is not enough to keep him from the temptation and easy money of the streets when he returns home. But through food, he breaks out of a dangerous downward spiral, embarks on a new beginning at the bottom of the culinary food chain as a chef on board a cleanup ship, before going on to train in the kitchens of some of the most acclaimed restaurants in the country and appear as a contestant on "Top Chef."
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Production: What we know about Notes From a Young Black Chef?
- To be based on the memoir/book by chef Kwame Onwuachi and Joshua David Stein which was published in April 2019.
- 2019 - July: The film was set to Development status.
Notes From a Young Black Chef Release Date: When is the film coming out?
Notes From a Young Black Chef is coming out as a release To Be Announced (TBA).