Lakeith Stanfield to Star in ‘Notes From a Young Black Chef’ Film

Lakeith Stanfield to Star in ‘Notes From a Young Black Chef’ Film

Lakeith Stanfield will star in the film adaptation of chef Kwame Onwuachi’s memoir Notes From a Young Black Chef.   A culinary coming-of-age memoir, Notes From a Young Black Chef is the story of how one American-Nigerian chef launched his own catering company, how he made it in a world where his cooking wasn’t considered “Southern enough” and how how he had opened and closed one of the most talked about restaurants, the Shaw Bijou, in America by the time he was twenty-seven.     Following the book’s publication on April 9th, 2019, Onwuachi was named Rising Star Chef of the …