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    Video thumbnail: American Masters Chris Cosentino shares how he discovered James Beard's work

    American Masters

    Chris Cosentino shares how he discovered James Beard's work

    Chris Cosentino shares the surprising story of how he discovered James Beard's work.

    Chris Cosentino shares how he discovered James Beard's work

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Insight into James Beard's life as a gay man

    American Masters

    Insight into James Beard's life as a gay man

    When sexuality was not openly discussed, James Beard was comfortable, honest and open.

    Insight into James Beard's life as a gay man

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Explore the advent of Food Television with James Beard

    American Masters

    Explore the advent of Food Television with James Beard

    James Beard played a key role in the very first food shows on television.

    Explore the advent of Food Television with James Beard

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Discovered the doll designed to look like James Beard

    American Masters

    Discovered the doll designed to look like James Beard

    Caroline Stuart discovered a doll that was designed to look like James Beard.

    Discovered the doll designed to look like James Beard

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Alice Waters remembers her early friendship with James Beard

    American Masters

    Alice Waters remembers her early friendship with James Beard

    Alice Waters recalls a party early in her friendship with James Beard.

    Alice Waters remembers her early friendship with James Beard

    Video thumbnail: American Masters PBS Previews | American Masters presents A Chef's Flight

    American Masters

    PBS Previews | American Masters presents A Chef's Flight

    Executive Producer Michael Kantor comments on "A Chef's Flight."

    PBS Previews | American Masters presents A Chef's Flight

    Video thumbnail: American Masters How James Beard pioneered the farm-to-table movement

    American Masters

    How James Beard pioneered the farm-to-table movement

    James Beard was one of the pioneers of clean cooking.

    How James Beard pioneered the farm-to-table movement

    Video thumbnail: American Masters James Beard's mother was at the center of Portland's market.

    American Masters

    James Beard's mother was at the center of Portland's market.

    James Beard's mother was at the center of Portland's market culture.

    James Beard's mother was at the center of Portland's market.

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Duff Goldman remembers his first James Beard recipe

    American Masters

    Duff Goldman remembers his first James Beard recipe

    Baltimore-based Pastry Chef Duff Goldman shares his first James Beard memory.

    Duff Goldman remembers his first James Beard recipe

    Video thumbnail: American Masters PBS Previews | James Beard: America's First Foodie

    American Masters

    PBS Previews | James Beard: America's First Foodie

    Today’s American food movement can be traced back to one man: James Beard.

    PBS Previews | James Beard: America's First Foodie

    Video thumbnail: American Masters James Beard as a Gastronomic Gigolo

    American Masters

    James Beard as a Gastronomic Gigolo

    James Beard began cooking and entertaining when his savings ran low as a young man.

    James Beard as a Gastronomic Gigolo