A brand new culinary competition drops to Netflix on Monday, April 20th. In the show, chefs with a speciality in cooking with Cannabis have come together to impress a panel of judges. Each episode looks three chefs cooking a cannabis-infused three-course meal.
The chefs need to impress presenters and cooking experts Kelis and Leather Storrs. So, they need to impress a panel of celebrity judges in each episode.
Who are the Cooked with Cannabis Judges?
Signed-turned-chef Kelis fronts the show with weed connoisseur and culinary maestro Leather Storrs. Kelis is best known for her 2004 Grammy Award-winning hit ‘Milkshake’. She is developing her skills as a trained chef.
Leather is originally from Portland, Oregon. He has made his name working in L.A. kitchens throughout the late ’90s. When cannabis was legal in Portland in 2014, Leather combines both his passions and embarks on a cannabis culinary adventure.
Episode 1-guest judges
The first line-up for Cooked with Cannabis season 1 comprises of singer Elle King, and comedians Mary Lynn Rajskub, Ricki Lake, Jo Koy. Elle King, also known as the daughter of comedy legend Rob Schneider.
You might recognize Mary Lynn from comedy classics like Dude, Where’s My Car? Ricki Lake’s breakout role is as Tracy Turnblad in the 1988 production of Hairspray. However, she went on to be known for her own chat show which ran from 1993 to 2004. And Jo Koy is a stand-up comedian, who is likely to be known as one of the panellists featured on Chelsea Lately.
Who are the episode 2 guest judges?
Episode 2 sees even more comedic characters descend upon the Cooked with Cannabis studios as HaHa Davis, Sabrina Jalees, Bria Vinaite, Flula Borg appear as the guest judges. HaHa Davis is a comedian best known for his work online, on platforms such as Instagram and Vine.
Canadian comedian Sabrina Jalees is largely working behind the scenes. She is a writer for Canada’s Got Talent and a columnist for Toronto Star’s ID section. However, she is in the limelight with her stand-up routine.
Completing the line-up is Flula Borg, a German actor, DJ and You Tuber.
Meet the rest of season 1’s judging team
- Michael Voltaggio
- EL-P and Emily Panick
- Too $hort
- Nate Robinson
- Megan Gailey
- Clayton English
- John Salley
- Amanda Seales
- Alaska Thunderf***
- James Jones
- Michael Rapaport
- Jeff Dye
- Mike E. Winfield
- Brooks Wheelan
- Jade Catta-Preta