Wayne Wang’s Family Drama Packs a Quiet Punch

Director Wayne Wang made his name with films like “The Joy Luck Club,” “Eat a Bowl of Tea” and “Smoke,” intimate works in which he showed his adeptness at detailing the small rituals of life (particularly those having to do with food) and at creating a strong sense of place. […]

Food Network stars: Where are they now?

Back in 1993, the Food Network hit the airwaves. Originally called TV Food Network, the channel really got into its groove after a few years and launched the careers of numerous celebrity chefs. But what are the biggest Food Network names doing today? Wonderwall.com is investigating, starting with one famous […]

Best new cookbooks in 2020 to get you through the pandemic

(CNN) — Mastering the art of home cooking — to riff on the title of the beloved Julia Child cookbook — has been a primary occupation during coronavirus lockdown. While preparing meals for friends and family is inextricably linked with life in general, it has taken on a new significance […]