Food: Fact or Fiction?

Food: Fact or Fiction?

Premieres: 11 May 2017, Thursdays at 9.00pm (SG), 8.00pm (JKT/BKK)

Do carrots really improve our eyesight? Did the Italians really invent pizza? Join host, Michael McKean, as he explores age-old adages and uncovers fascinating food mysteries that are baked inside everything we eat. From pancakes to burgers to apple pie, we reveal the accidental discoveries, clever marketing ploys, and war propaganda campaigns that have flavored our favorite dishes with a spoonful of fact and a dash of fiction.

Hosted By: Michael Mckean

An accomplished actor and musician, Michael McKean is best known for his starring role in sitcom Larverne & Shirley . He later moved on to acting in several other films and shows, including The Spinal Tap , A mighty Wind , X-Files , Family tree and most recently, Better Call Saul. Besides making appearances on air, McKean was also casted in highly popular Broadway musicals. His most recent works in the theatre department includes The Band Wagon , Hairspray , All The Way and more. Mckean’s other passion is music. Having composed and… more