Network producers looking for Miss. cooks

Published 12:03 am Tuesday, March 12, 2013

NATCHEZ — Producers for a Food Network reality show are looking for teams who dream of operating their own eatery.

The producers of the show Food Court Wars are casting in Mississippi and are looking for teams with pre-existing relationships — friends, family or co-workers — who want to run an original restaurant with a concept specific to the Mississippi region. Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is acting as executive producer for the show.

Winners of the contest will win restaurant space rent-free for a year in one of Mississippi’s malls.

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Those who want to apply should email with the following information:

•Names of teammates

•Recent photos

•Short biographies of teammates

•Resumes of teammates

•The type of eatery they would like to open and how it is going to be original and locally inspired

•Contact information and current location

The deadline to apply is Friday.

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