John Krasinski’s wholesome YouTube series Some Great News keeps providing the surprise-celeb items, with this week’s food-themed section bringing house cooks face to digital confront with well-known foodies.
Fans who sent out Krasinski their preferred household feeds were dealt with to a video chat not only with the SGN host however with a star, chef, or celeb chef who had actually cooked their recipe themselves. Mixed drink king of the isolation web(and the host’s brother-in-law) Stanley Tucci had a go at a one nanna’s TikTok Quarantini, which seems like a boozy Orange Julius. Martha Stewart praised a four-generation-strong pierogi dish as near to her own grandmother’s. Momofuku honcho Dave Chang gave a very stoked fan from Krasinski’s home town props for her red wine amounts. And Man Fieri made some marvelous careless joe-ish monster subs dubbed “dynamites” before getting a surprise of his own from Krasinski.
5 episodes in, the ruthless positivity and good-doing of Krasinski’s little Do It Yourself task in the middle of the pandemic gloom is making everybody from bored kids and broke waiters to Person Fieri smile.