On Monday, March 20th, at New York City’s The Cutting room, WE tv celebrated their new show Hustle & Soul with a star-studded premiere event where guests experienced a never before seen episode, Q&A with AJ Calloway and DJ set from Questlove.
As Chef Lawrence Page is on a mission to elevate his hip Brooklyn soul food restaurant, The Pink Tea Cup, Hustle & Soul follows his journey to bring his staff together and up their culinary game to achieve a prestigious Michelin star. In his struggle to bring classic soul food recipes to the next level, the cameras document Chef Lawrence’s adventure to keep his wild staff in line. As guest were show an exclusive look at an upcoming Hustle & Soul episode, the reality TV circuit rolls out its usual drama, jealousy, power struggles and love triangles loud and clear.
“You can’t buy soul in the store, it’s in you.” Confessed Chef Lawrence during his live Q&A with AJ Calloway.
Preparing his signature mac and cheese and fried chicken and waffles, guests enjoyed Pink Tea Cup nibbles and the Brooklyn dig’s famous Savannah Iced Tea, while DJ Questlove kept the party jumping.
The stars of Hustle & Soul sizzle the red carpet:
Wetv’s Hustle & Soul Airs Thursdays at 10/9c