If you like the classic comedy series Everyone loves Raymond, you can thank Phil Rosenthal, the show ‘s creator and executive producer, for that.
Post-Raymond, the writer and producer moved on to his next love: food. After his one-season PBS program, What I have with Phil, Rosenthal managed to incorporate its toe into the travel / food program genre.
It will soon begin its fourth season of Netflix’s Someone feeds Phil. He traveled everywhere and tasted every taste bud on the plant.
Now, Rosenthal is ready to feed everyone else.
Phil’s 4th Feed season is coming soon
Shortly starting its fourth season on Netflix on October 30th, the seed idea for Someone feeds Phil and its previous show, PBS ‘ What I have with Phil came from a Raymond episode.
The CBS comedy “Italy” was filmed in a two-part program in 2000. It was this program that inspired Rosenthal to go for a travel and food show for himself.
After season 1 of Everyone loves Raymond when completed, Rosenthal learned that show star Ray Romano had never traveled outside the US. Finally, in the fifth season of the show, the team filmed in Italy and saw how well it had positively changed Romano.
“What if I could do this for other people? ”Rosenthal reported Hollywood Reporter. “What if only a few more people got than I got, than Raymond got, than millions of travelers in the world ever realize? And wouldn’t the world be a little better if we all got to know someone else? “
The scenes at Rosenthal have fed others
Just a few weeks before his Netflix show kicks off his new season, Rosenthal announced his intention to feed others, especially during election season. According to the Rosenthal Family Foundation’s press release this month, the group has created “Somebody Feed the People (SFTP).”
According to the statement released, SFTP was “led by food and democracy enthusiasts Phil Rosenthal, with the aim of raising money for organizations that provide food for the People at the polls. ”
The former show runner’s statement this month continued, “Food is not just great clothes; it is also something that many of us take for granted. We thought election season would be the perfect time to take hunger off the table at least for one meal while people are at the polls.
“Our mission is very simple – we just want to feed the people who have chosen to appear for the polls and who are facing long lines. ”
Jose Andres’ Central World Kitchen and Pizza to the Polls are already receiving support throughout the campaign.
The ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’ team are doing their part for a cause that is close to their hearts
The Everyone loves Raymond a cast comes together to make a record reading of one of the show scripts for a specific purpose: to raise money for the International Myeloma Foundation (IMF).
The event is in honor of the late Peter Boyle, who died in 2006 from multiple myeloma and heart disease. Boyle was in the role of Frank Barone for the show’s nine-season run. Attending the event will be Patricia Heaton in her role as Debra Barone, Ray Romano as Ray, and Brad Garrett as Robert.
Rosenthal, who created the show, will be there with his wife Monica Horan, played by Robert ‘s wife Amy.
“Leaders Everyone loves Raymond fans! Our schedule reads reunion on October 23rd FREE! But thanks are gratefully acknowledged for all donations to honor the memory of Peter Boyle. go to http://myeloma.org for information! ”Heaton tweeted.