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Gwyneth, Batali, Bittman, and Claudia Hit the Road

A few months ago, I mentioned that Gwyneth Paltrow was heading to Spain with Mario Batali in order to film a show for PBS. Well, for all of you who thought it was too crazy to be true, I have news for you: They've started filming!

That's right, according to the Associated Press, Paltrow and Batali — along with Mark Bittman (aka the New York Times's "Minimalist") and Spanish actress Claudia Bassols — are spending much of the next four months cruising around Spain in a fleet of Mercedes. Their producer, Charles Pinksy, hasn't told them what their itinerary is, but cameras in the cars will capture their reactions.

"It is going to be a road trip as if anybody else was taking a road trip, although we've planned things out. We've got some special things that maybe other tourists might not get a chance to do, as well," Pinsky told a press conference Tuesday in Madrid.

I don't know about you, but I am definitely going to tune in. Batali and Bittman are always worth watching — especially together — and the addition of Paltrow and Bassols should make for very entertaining television. What do you think? Are you going to watch?

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taraevans94 taraevans94 8 years
I'll watch anything with Mario Batali in it. He's an amazing chef, extremely knowledgable, and just seems like a cool guy that you'd want to hang out with.
sybila sybila 9 years
I´m spanish, and i would like to know how you see my country!!!
Diana172 Diana172 9 years
This would be a fun road trip...hmm.
beingtazim beingtazim 9 years
woo hoo! yay!
LuciLu LuciLu 9 years
this is going to be fantastic!!
partysugar partysugar 9 years
Oh man, what I would give to go on this road trip with them!!!
fleurfairy fleurfairy 9 years
Yes! I love Gwyneth and Mario!
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