Meet Britain's finest -- and most ill-tempered -- chef, Gareth Blackstock (Lenny Henry), of the prestigious Le Chateau Anglais restaurant. Each meal is a masterpiece. Just don't ask for salt. Chef Blackstock rules his kitchen with an iron ladle and puts up with no slacking. The trouble is that his underpaid and overworked kitchen staff is littered with slackers. Tuck in and prepare to double over in laughter with this hilarious and much loved comedy series from the BBC!
Due August 30th
, here's the disc-by-disc breakdown of the show, which runs 582 minutes:
1st Season: Personnel, Beyond the Pass, Subject to Contract, The Big Cheese, Fame is the Spur, Rice and Peas, A Bird in the Hand
2nd Season: A River Runs Through It, Time Flies, Do the Right Thing, Diploma of Miseries, Master Chef, Private Lives, England Expects
3rd Season: Gareth's True Love, Reeny/Renee, Lessons in Talking, Love is in the Air, Rochelle, Paris? Jamaica?
Also found on the 3rd Season disc are extras: Cast bios, Interviews with Lenny Henry and Caroline Lee Johnson, and an appearance by Lenny Henry on "The Good Food Show." Cost for the entire box set, Chef - The Complete Collection is $59.92 SRP, but if you prefer to just get the seasons separately, they'll also be sold individually for $19.98 SRP each. Here's the cover art: