Food Network

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Food Network
Food Network
Founded November 23, 1993
President Courtney White
Company Television Food Network, G.P. (Scripps Networks Interactive (1993–2018)
Discovery, Inc. (2018–present) (70%)
Tribune Media (30%))
Notable Series Ace of Cakes
Good Eats
Iron Chef America
Former Names Television Food Network
(1993–1997)

Food Network is an American cable network based around cooking and food programs launched on November 23, 1993 as TV Food Network. Initially, the network established itself with cooking how-to shows like Emeril Live!, which served as the network's flagship program until its series finale in December 2007. Other chefs involved with the 1993 launch included Bobby Flay and Mario Batali, who both continue to work with the network in addition to running their respective restaurants. The network also found success in rebroadcasting The French Chef and other Julia Child cooking shows.

Food Network is a unique lifestyle network, website and magazine that connects viewers to the power and joy of food. The network strives to be viewers' best friend in food and is committed to leading by teaching, inspiring, empowering and entertaining through its talent and expertise. Food Network is distributed to nearly 100 million U.S. households and draws over 46 million unique web users monthly. Since launching in 2009, Food Network Magazine's rate base has grown 13 times and is the No. 2 best-selling monthly magazine on the newsstand, with 13.5 million readers.

Food Network is owned by Discovery, Inc., a global leader in real life entertainment spanning 220 countries and territories.

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Subscribers

The Food Network is Available to over 85 million households in the U.S. Food Network programming can now be seen internationally in Canada, Australia, Korea, Thailand, Singapore, the Philippines, Monaco, Andorra, Africa, France, and the French-speaking territories in the Caribbean and Polynesia.

In-Depth

  • Program Listing: A complete listing of shows that aired new episodes on Food Network.

Current Shows


Upcoming Shows


Shows in Limbo


External Sites