Food Network fans know Aarti Sequeira and now families will discover her animated personality through a guest appearance on Mira, Royal Detective.
Like a good story, food can bring families together. Aarti Sequeira has been a fan favorite on the Food Network. From her winning season of Next Food Network Star to her appearances on Guy’s Grocery Games, the celebrity chef and cookbook author has brought her vivacious personality and culinary point of view to foodies and families everywhere.
Disney programs have long been family favorites. From classic Mickey Mouse tales to newer Disney Junior series, these shows allow the family to sit and watch together. Recently, Disney debuted Mira, Royal Detective. The animated series is inspired by the cultures and customs of India.
For many people, including Chef Aarti, the Mira, Royal Detective Disney series is an important addition to Disney Junior programming. As Aarti said in her Instagram stories, this show gives her children an opportunity to see a glimpse into their culture and heritage.
More and more it is important to see all cultures represented in programming. In many ways, this diversity only solidifies the concept that everyone is more alike than different. Although the flavors might not be the same, every culture has a food tradition.
Since the Disney program includes many prominent South Asia actors, Aarti has joined the cast for a very special episode. In the episode, “Mystery at the Cooking Contest,” Aarti brings her Food Network hosting skills to the Disney series.
For this special episode, Aarti voices Chef Shobha. As the judge of a cooking competition, families and foodies will want to watch and see how the mystery unfolds.
More importantly, there is a line that many kids and families can appreciate. Aarti’s character wants to encourage kids to enjoy cooking. As any parent understands, getting kids involved in the kitchen can be the first step to getting them to enjoy all types of food. After all, an adventurous eater does have to start with the first bite.
Before Aarti’s special episode airs, she will be on her Instagram channels for her Ask Aarti segments. On Tuesdays at 12 p.m. EST, Aarti is on her Instagram channel where she will answer questions from her fans. This week’s event will be Mira Royal Detective focused.
Whether you have questions about the Mira episode, what type of Indian influenced flavors kids might like or what it was like to be the voice of Disney character, she will available to answer all those questions.
Looking at Aarti’s Instagram account, she is offering a variety of ideas to keep everyone engaged during these uncertain times. From her weekly Ask Aarti segments to Family Fun Fridays to even some cooking tips, the ideas can be a bring a little bit of happy to the day. Right now, isn’t a little spark of motivation a good thing?
Don’t forget to watch Aarti Sequeira on Mira, Royal Detective on Friday, April 24 at 11 a.m. ET/PT on Disney Channel and catch up with her on her Instagram Ask Aarti segment. Maybe she can even share a trick on how to make some tasty samosas for the family.
What would you want to ask Aarti Sequeira about her Mira, Royal Detective role? Do you think that the winning dish was yummilicious?