Movies and Food

Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent Airs On CNN This Sunday

Missed your chance to catch Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent in theaters? You’re in luck. The documentary film about America’s first celebrity chef makes it’s television debut on CNN this Sunday at 9 p.m. EST/PST.

Directed by Lydia Tenaglia (co-founder of Zero Point Zero Production, Food Republic’s parent company) and executive produced by Anthony Bourdain, the film traces Tower’s career, from Chez Panisse to Stars to Tavern on the Green.

The Last Magnificent topped the documentary and independent movie charts when it was released on iTunes, where it’s currently available. The film debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2016. Read more about Tower’s response to the film and what he did with his time between Stars and Tavern on the Green here.