Please welcome to the DISH dining-room floor… Aljaž Škorjanec and Janette Manrara!
For eight years, this Strictly Come Dancing husband and wife team waltzed across our TV screens, with the adoring eyes of the nation upon them. Having both taken the decision to step away from Saturday nights, Janette now co-hosts Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two with Rylan, and Aljaž has been working on their brand-new stage show.
You can catch the couple on their tour, A Christmas to Remember, where...
Best known as the bassist in Spandau Ballet, Martin Kemp, alongside his brother, Gary, formed one of the most successful Brit pop bands of the 80s selling over 25 million albums worldwide. In the late 90s, Martin swapped the stage for the small screen and joined EastEnders as bad boy Steve Owen.
These days, Martin and his son Roman are regulars on Celebrity Gogglebox and he has just released his brand new book Ticket to the World: My 80s Story, an evocative memoir and joyous celebration of...
Nick and Angela welcome good friend and chicest man alive, Stanley Tucci.
Stanley is an award-winning actor and filmmaker. Nominated for an Oscar, Golden Globe, and BAFTA for The Lovely Bones (2009). The list of his outstanding performances is endless, The Hunger Games, Burlesque, The Devil Wears Prada and Julie & Julia, alongside the inimitable Meryl Streep.
Stanley’s success is not limited to the big screen either as he has won an Emmy for his TV show Stanley Tucci: Searching for...
Nick and Angela welcome award-winning author, journalist, columnist, podcaster, screenwriter and foodie Dolly Alderton!
Her first book Everything I Know About Love became a top five Sunday Times bestseller in its first week of publication and won a National Book Award in 2018. She is the former co-host and co-creator of the podcast The High Low. Dolly’s first novel Ghosts was published in 2020 and this year, Everything I Know About Love was adapted into a BBC One TV Series. Currently, she...
Nick and Angela are joined by stand-up comedian Russell Howard.
Russell is one of the world’s most successful comics. His TV show, The Russell Howard Hour, was once voted BBC 3’s best ever show, and you can catch it now on Sky Max Thursdays at 10.30pm. Tickets are now available for Russell Howard Live, his latest UK tour, which kicks off in March 2023.
As he is dairy and gluten free, Angela cooks Russell a tasty cocido (Spanish stew) with chorizo, white bean & pumpkin. Russell fits...
Nick and Angela welcome another MBE to Dish HQ.
The incredible actor and author David Harewood brings some Hollywood to proceedings this week. Star of stage and screen, he has appeared in major TV shows like The Night Manager with Olivia Colman and Tom Hiddleston, Super Girl and the multi-award winning Homeland with Claire Danes and Damian Lewis. It is on stage, David says that he feels most at home, treading the boards in Othello and King Lear among others.
David’s outstanding memoir...
Nick and Angela welcome culinary greatness to DISH HQ.
It’s fair to say that this chef, restaurateur and author has transformed the way the world prepares and shares food. Yotam Ottolenghi creates a feast for the eyes (that INSTA grid) and a feast for our tables too. His cuisine is a masterclass in colour and combinations and he champions the humble vegetable like no other. Today he is joined by the esteemed recipe creator and head of his Test Kitchen, Noor Murad.
The pair discuss their...
We launch season two with a national treasure…
Everyone’s favourite TV presenter joins Nick and Angela for a meal at DISH HQ.
It’s been ten years since his first appearance on the X Factor and Rylan Clark still has the nation in stitches. He has fronted TV shows like Supermarket Sweep, Ready Steady Cook and currently presents Strictly: It Takes Two with Janette Manrara and Saturday afternoons on BBC Radio 2.
Rylan shares his delight at the return of Big Brother, his obsession with...
In the final episode of season 1, Nick and Angela are joined by one of the UK’s most successful singer-songwriters.
Emeli Sandé’s awards are many and varied. She has number one albums, number one singles, BRITs and an MBE to her name. She released her debut album in 2011, performed at both the opening and closing ceremonies of the London Olympics in 2012 and ten years on, is now one of the UK’s most celebrated female vocalists. Her new album ‘Let’s Say For Instance’ is out now.
A stand-up comedian sits down for some laughs with Nick and Angela.
Paul Chowdhry is the first British-Asian comic to sell out Wembley Arena. His show Live Innit was recently named Amazon Prime’s second most-watched comedy special. Paul also starred alongside Patrick Dempsey in hit show Devils on Sky Atlantic and is heading back on the road with his latest offering Family Friendly Comedian - tickets are available now.
Angela lovingly prepared some fresh pasta for Paul and Nick and our...
Nick and Angela welcome their first restaurant critic to DISH HQ.
Fine dining is her bread and butter but Grace Dent says she’s just as happy eating quorn sausages with hot sauce. A writer, with 16 novels under her belt, Grace reviews restaurants for the Guardian and brings her food expertise to our TV screens on MasterChef. Catch Grace on her own podcast, Comfort Eating, wherever you get yours.
Unphased by the presence of a critic, our Michelin star chef prepares a spicy carrot,...
Nick and Angela welcome a self-confessed ‘Groomzilla’ to Dish HQ.
Jamie Laing was ‘Made in Chelsea’. Buoyed by 10 years of reality TV, Jamie branched out, creating Candy Kittens, his vegan sweet brand. Since then, he jived his way to 2nd place on Strictly Come Dancing and presents many, many podcasts, including 6 Degrees with Jamie and Spencer and his latest, Nearly Weds with his fianceé Sophie Habboo.
Angela celebrates summer with a delicious watermelon salad while Nick pours the rosé and...
Comedian Jayde Adams brings her West Country wit to Dish HQ this week. Dawn French calls her the ‘3rd funniest woman in the world’ and we know why. Her passion for acting, singing and comedy is rivalled only by her fondness for fodder. Jayde was nominated for best newcomer at the Edinburgh Fringe for her debut show (which is almost unheard of), won her first major acting role in 2021 on BBC 2’s ‘Alma’s Not Normal’ and is now on tour with the hilarious, ‘Men, I Can Save You’ - tickets can be...
Scarlett Moffatt landed in our living rooms in 2014 and has never left. Stars of the smash hit show Gogglebox, the Moffatt family have entertained the nation with their hilarious observations on tv and of course life. Scarlett answered the call of the Jungle and was crowned Queen of I’m a Celebrity in 2016, from there she worked with Ant and Dec on that show and their Saturday Night Takeaway. Right now, you catch her on Celebability with Iain Stirling on the ITV Hub.
Having walked 7000 steps...
Tom Grennan is a Bedford boy done good. With a flair for football, he pursued a professional career in his teens until the competition proved too stiff. Taking stock, Tom decided to give his other gift a shot. He began gigging around London and got spotted in a pub by a record label. His songs ‘A Little Bit of Love’ and ‘By Your Side’ (with Calvin Harris) were the second and third most played tracks of 2021 and his new tune ‘All These Nights’ is out now.
As Tom is pescatarian, Angela plated...
This week Michelle de Swarte brings lots of laughter to the table at Dish HQ.
Our guest is multi-talented! At 19 she swapped South London for the catwalks of NYC. Struggling to find her voice, Michelle left modelling for journalism and began making documentary films with icon and activist Gloria Steinem. Next, she gave stand-up comedy a shot which led her to Katherine Ryan, who she supported on tour and starred alongside on Netflix (The Duchess). In what is only her second acting job,...
Ed Gamble is ON MENU at Dish HQ with Nick and Angela.
Comedian Ed is a regular on Mock the Week, a judge on Great British Menu and co-hosts the hugely successful Off Menu podcast with James Acaster. He’s currently touring the country with his stand up show ‘Electric’ (which has just been extended till November 22).
Ed Gamble’s middle name is barbeque and as it’s the season, Angela makes some BBQ cauliflower wings with a zingy coriander mayo, as the trio drill down into the minutiae of...
Giovanni Pernice glides into the Dish kitchen for a meal with Nick and Angela.
The dancer and choreographer has been a professional on Strictly for seven years and took home the title and trophy with his partner Rose Ayling-Ellis in 2021. Fun fact: Giovanni holds the Guinness World Record for jive, kicks and flicks! He is currently on tour with his TV dad / big brother Anton Du Beke.
Born in Italy in 1990, he celebrates Arancini Day (13th December) every year and proudly professes to...
This week James May joins Nick and Angela at Dish HQ.
After presenting Top Gear for 12 years, May now presents Prime Video’s The Grand Tour, as well as a cooking programme entitled “Oh Cook!”, a play on his famous catchphrase. May also hosted a travel series named James May: Our Man in Japan, and following its success, he hits the road again with a journey around the beautiful Italy.
James May loves a curry, so Angela cooks a tasty Sri Lankan Monkfish recipe, whilst Nick mixes the...
Sindhu Vee takes a seat at the Dish table with Nick and Angela this week.
After swapping a career in investment banking for comedy, Sindhu has toured the world, has featured on Live At The Apollo, Mock The Week, QI, Have I Got News For You and the critically acclaimed Netflix show Sex Education, to name but a few.
Over some baked cod and cuvée, Sindhu shares what happened when she ate a REALLY spicy chilli, the pros and cons of fish admin and her role in the brand new Matilda...
This week, Nick and Angela are joined by Hollywood’s best dressed filmmaker Paul Feig.
Paul made his name as the creator of the critically acclaimed TV series Freaks and Geeks before directing a number of smash hit comedy films including Bridesmaids, The Heat and Ghostbusters.
Angela prepares some beautiful braised beef tacos as they discuss Paul’s obsession with Martinis, THAT scene in Bridesmaids and how Mexican food saved his life.
Just so you know, our podcast might contain the...
Before the guests start arriving, it’s time for our hosts Nick Grimshaw and Angela Hartnett to get to know each other.
Nick gets his first taste of Angela’s cooking and reveals the snack that Simon Cowell got him hooked on in The X Factor. Angela shares stories from Gordon Ramsay’s kitchen and is treated to a gin Bramble from Nick’s cocktail cabinet.
All recipes from this podcast can be found at waitrose.com/dishrecipes
We can’t all have a Michelin star chef in the kitchen, but you...
Welcome to your dream get-together, hosted by Nick Grimshaw and Michelin star chef Angela Hartnett. It’s time for our first guests to take their seats at Dish HQ.
This week, Angela and Nick are joined by Hannah Waddingham and Phil Dunster from the seven-time (yes, SEVEN) Emmy Award winning comedy-drama Ted Lasso. Hannah and Phil star as club owner Rebecca Welton and footballer Jamie Tartt in Apple’s global hit series, alongside Jason Sudeikis as the American college football coach hired to...
Pull up a seat and join superstar DJ Nick Grimshaw and Michelin-star chef Angela Hartnett as they talk food, drink, and entertaining with incredible guests. This is Dish from Waitrose. Available wherever you get your podcasts.