Cordon Bleu trained Becky Bayer works as an editor and agent at Keyner and Smith, a high end cookbook publisher in Seattle, their products more aspirational cookbooks destined for coffee tables than well dog eared books one would pull off the shelf to prepare a home cooked meal. She is renowned for being the best not only for her knowledge of cooking and cuisines, but her attention to details, especially authenticity. Much to her chagrin as her much desired promotion to partner rests on its success, her boss Marty assigns her to work on the next cookbook of television chef Will Fryer, someone generally outside of the company's stable of authors, he more a celebrity hack than real chef. Not trained, Will, a widowed father to adolescent David, got into the business of cooking solely to get quick and easy meals on the table that David would eat, as such Will taking shortcuts of canned and prepared ingredients. While Will's fans love him and his cookbooks successful, those in the culinary...
Did You Know?
During the 2021 February 24 television broadcast of the movie on W Network in Canada, a McDonald's commercial aired featuring Dennis Andres
, who stars in this movie as Will Fryer. See more
When Will and Becky kiss at the end of the movie, Will's left hand changes position from shot to shot. It starts on her right ear, moves to behind her right ear in the next shot, to on her lower back on the next shot. See more