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Young & Hungry
Format Sitcom
Romantic Comedy
Created by David Holden
Starring Emily Osment
Jonathan Sadowski
Rex Lee
Aimee Carrero
Kym Whitley
Country of origin United States
Language(s) English
No. of seasons 5
No. of episodes 71 (List of episodes)
Ashley Tisdale
David Holden
Eric Tannenbaum
Kim Tannenbaum
Jessica Rhoades
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 20-23 Minutes
Original channel Freeform
Original run June 25, 2014 – July 25, 2018
Status ended.
Followed by Young & Hungry Movie

Young & Hungry is an American television series that premiered on ABC Family on June 25, 2014. On September 29, 2014 the series was renewed for a second season. Season 2 premiered on March 25, 2015. The series ended on July 25 2018, while a movie was scrapped.


The series follows wealthy young tech entrepreneur Josh, who hires a feisty young food blogger named Gabi to be his new personal chef. Desperate to keep her new job, Gabi must prove her skills to Josh and his personal aide Elliot of whom would prefer a celebrity chef for the job instead.


Minor/Guest Cast[]


Season Episodes Originally aired
Series Premiere Season Finale
1  10 June 25, 2014 August 27, 2014
2  21 March 25, 2015 November 24, 2015
3 10 Febuary 3, 2016 April 6, 2016
4 10 June 1, 2016 August 3, 2016
5 20 March 13, 2017 July 25, 2018

Development and production[]

On August 23, 2013, ABC Family placed a pilot order. The pilot was written by David Holden and directed by Andy Cadiff. Ashley Tisdale, Eric Tannenbaum, Kim Tannenbaum, and Jessica Rhoades serve as executive producers. Casting announcements began in September 2013, with Emily Osment first cast in the lead role of Gabi Diamond, a blunt and klutzy food blogger who not only has a true gift for cooking, but also the ability to figure out what it is people want to eat. Aimee Carrero was the next actor cast in the series regular role of Sofia Rodriguez, Gabi's best friend and an ambitious banking intern. Shortly after, Jonathan Sadowski and Rex Lee were cast in the series, with Sadowski playing the lead role of Josh Kaminski, a young tech entrepreneur who hires Gabi as his personal chef; and Lee cast as Elliot Park, Josh's high-strung personal aide and right-hand-man. Kym Whitley was the last actor cast in the series regular role of Yolanda, Josh's housekeeper. On January 6, 2014, ABC placed a series order on Young & Hungry, set to premiere on June 25, 2014.On September 29, 2014 the show was ordered for a second season.

Awards & Nominations[]

Year Award Category Nominee Result
2014 Teen Choice Awards Choice Summer TV Show Young & Hungry Nominated
2015 Choice Summer TV Star: Female Choice Summer TV Star Emily Osment Nominated
2015 People's Choice Awards Favorite Cable TV Comedy Young & Hungry Nominated
2017 Teen Choice Awards Favourite TV Comedy Show Young & Hungry Nominated


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