SOURCE: Irene Cooking With the Stars

Irene Cooking with the Stars

August 24, 2009 17:22 ET

Shane Sparks, MTV's America's Best Dance Crew Judge, Whips It Up in the Kitchen on

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - August 24, 2009) - Joining the ranks of celebrities dishing up food, gossip and conversation on "Irene Cooking with the Stars," "America's Best Dance Crew" ("ABDC") judge, Shane Sparks, is up next in the kitchen. The Hip-Hop choreographer and judge of the popular MTV series serves up one of his favorite dishes on an all-new webisode that premieres today. Best known for his work as a judge on television's dance competitions, "So You Think You Can Dance" and "ABDC," Sparks has been nominated for an Emmy Award in Outstanding Choreography and won the American Choreography Award for his work in the 2004 film, "You Got Served." To view the show:, or screener:, promos: &

The cutting-edge cooking show recently debuted with Oscar-Winning actor Jamie Foxx and will feature Kris Jenner ("Keeping up with the Kardashians"), Raven Symone, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Omarosa ("Celebrity Apprentice") and many more in future episodes. Affectionately known and loved in Hollywood, Irene takes you into the home of your favorite stars to explore their favorite dishes, personal recipes, special cravings and "other secrets," as only she can.

The show website offers fans exclusive access to celebrity recipes, food blogs and Top Ramen Fridays, a special feature where Irene explores the wonderful world of everything Ramen Noodles. Irene's homemade and delicious recipes are economical, quick, easy and hearty meals that can feed a family of 4 for under $15.00. No stranger to Hollywood, Irene has been cooking up unique recipes for her celebrity friends and family to rave reviews for years and is now bringing her culinary talent to television. The website will also offer fans an opportunity to pre-order her cookbook, "Irene's Kitchen Volume 1," scheduled to be released September 28, 2009.

Throughout her acting career, Irene, a Cleveland, Ohio native, honed her skills and garnered success on major films and television projects under the management of the late great Redd Foxx. She has the natural ability to create laughter everywhere she performs and is now gracing the world with her talent on her new show,

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