For the Top Chef "Reunion Dinner," Fabio Viviani was enlisted as the host of an awkward dinner party, assigned to elicit some Real Housewives of New Jersey-esque table-flipping ratings-bait drama — the network even promoted it as such, calling the preview clip "Angry Dinner." Fabio, however, as a pseudo-villain felt scripted and forced (the goatee [...]
Bravo is developing new shows for three of its network stars, reports Variety.com, including Bethenny Frankel of The Real Housewives of New York City; Christian Siriano, the winner of season four’s Project Runway; and Fabio Viviani, a finalist from Top Chef season five. Viviano will star in Fabio: A Catered Affair, which "will chronicle [...]
Top Chef Season 5 contestant, Fabio Viviani, and his partner Jacopo Falleni have self-published a cookbook of recipes from their Moorpark, California restaurant. The Cafe Firenze Cookbook: Food and Drink Recipes from the Tuscan Sons (buy at Amazon), in the works long before Top Chef fame came calling, is intentionally funny; according to Viviani, people [...]
Fabio Viviani talks to the Ventura County Star about his upcoming cookbook Cafe Firenze Cookbook: Food and Drink Recipes from the Tuscan Sons (preorder at Amazon):
“It’s not the classic cookbook, where you like the picture and put it on a shelf. This book, you are going to laugh all the way through,” Viviani promised. [...]
Photographic evidence: Top Chef's Fabio Viviani has been hired by Dr. Oetker, a European frozen pizza brand, to promote its Ristorante line of frozen thin-crust pizza in America. Cash money!