Mo Rocca: The Hollywood Reporter: Mo Rocca's 'My Grandmother's Ravioli' Renewed, Sets Premiere Date (Exclusive)

August 27th, 2013

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The Hollywood Reporter
by Philiana Ng
August 27, 2013

Mo Rocca‘s return to the Cooking Channel has been set.

His show, My Grandmother’s Ravioli, has been renewed for another 13-episode season and will premiere Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on the Cooking Channel, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

“Mo Rocca is a gifted storyteller with a unique talent for bringing both humor and poignancy to his subjects,” said Michael Smith, Cooking Channel GM and senior vp. “My Grandmother’s Ravioli began as a tribute to his grandmother and has grown to become an endearing tribute to grandparents, great food and family traditions everywhere.”

In the premiere episode, Rocca visits Philadelphia native Clara Corrado, a 94-year-old with triplet great-grandsons in the Air Force. With each stationed far away, Corrado recruits Rocca to help make her signature dishes to ship off to the three men.

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