Coronavirus: Jamie Oliver to host cooking show for people in self-isolation

Los Angeles, Mar 21 (PTI) Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver is coming up with a new cookery show for people self-isolating due the coronavirus pandemic.

Titled 'Jamie: Keep Cooking And Carry On', the show will air every evening for five days on Channel 4, starting March 23.

According to Deadline, the show will see Oliver helping viewers to make scrumptious and healthy meal from the ingredients available at their homes during these times of global crisis.

'The show is a direct response to thousands of requests we have been receiving from people who are looking for some inspiration and assurance to help them through this difficult time -- and Jamie is a trusted voice to deliver that,' Zoe Collins, the Jamie Oliver Group's chief content officer said.

She added that the programme had been developed 'in a matter of days'.

Sam Beddoes is the executive producer and Katie Millard is the series producer.

The show is commissioned by Channel 4. PTI SHD SHD