CULINARY PRODUCER • FOOD STYLIST • RECIPE DEVELOPER • ON AIR TALENT • CHEF
Jackie Bakula is a multi-show Champion on Food Network shows such as Chopped, Kitchen Crash, Cutthroat Kitchen, Budget Battle & more! She is a seasoned New York City Culinary Producer, Food Stylist, Recipe Developer and Chef with over a decade of experience in food television, video production, recipe development and on-camera appearances within editorial, web and commercial platforms.
From 2011-2018, Jackie worked as the full time Senior Culinary Stylist for ABC’s Emmy Award Winning show “The Chew”. During her time there, Jackie was able to work hand in hand with some of the best chefs in the country: Michael Symon, Mario Batali, Anthony Bourdain, Amanda Freitag and many more. Jackie also created a following of her own during her time at “The Chew”. She was featured on the show appealing to the “Millennial” audience. Her love for being on camera does not stop there. Jackie has competed on many Food Network shows and plans on continuing to grow as an on-camera personality.
Training under such meticulous chefs at “The Chew” has allowed Jackie to develop attention to detail with flavors, ingredients, aesthetics, with both savory and sweet food.
Jackie began freelancing while working at “The Chew” with top shows and clients such as Munchies on Vice, the View, and Billions on Showtime. She is currently a Brand Ambassador for Viking and is working on her first cookbook.