<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - 1st Look]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcbayarea.com/feature/1st-look http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.comen-usThu, 19 Jan 2017 01:05:41 -0800Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:05:41 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Three NYC Restaurants You Have to Check Out]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:24:55 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_TAXI_RESTAURANTROUNDUP2_wGFX.jpg 1st Look host Ashley Roberts takes a look at the three hottest restaurants in NYC right now: Pietro Nolita, Fish Cheeks and Pasquale Jones. Bon appétit!]]> <![CDATA[This Weekend: Hollywood's Golden Night]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 14:21:05 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/230*120/1LK_3320_WEB_PROMO.jpg Roll out the red carpet! Ashley Roberts and comedian Lisa Lampanelli are bringing you a special episode celebrating Hollywood’s golden night where the stars of movie and TV gather together for the first award ceremony of the year: The Golden Globes. From star-studded dinner parties to movie predictions from the pros, we have you covered as we gear up for the hottest event in the a-list calendar. Don't miss it after SNL this weekend!]]> <![CDATA[Full Episode: Hollywood's Golden Night]]> Fri, 23 Dec 2016 06:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/215*120/EFLK3320H_WEB.png Roll out the red carpet! Ashley Roberts and comedian Lisa Lampanelli are bringing you a special episode celebrating Hollywood’s golden night where the stars of movie and TV gather together for the first award ceremony of the year: The Golden Globes. From star-studded dinner parties to movie predictions from the pros, we have you covered as we gear up for the hottest event in the a-list calendar.]]> <![CDATA[Award-Winning Etiquette for a Glamourous Dinner Party]]> Fri, 23 Dec 2016 06:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_HOLLYWOODS+GOLDEN+NIGHT_ETIQUETTE+SCHOOL_WEB.png Ashley attends an etiquette class before hosting a star-studded Golden Globes dinner party with George Clooney, John Travolta and Mike Myers.]]> <![CDATA[Ashley and Her Mini-Me Get Red-Carpet Ready]]> Fri, 23 Dec 2016 06:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_HOLLYWOODS+GOLDEN+NIGHT_TODDLEWOOD_WEB_r1.png Toddlewood transforms kids into superstar celebrities. After casting a miniature version of herself, Ashley and her mini-me strut their stuff on the red carpet.]]> <![CDATA[Who Will Win Big This Year?]]> Fri, 23 Dec 2016 06:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_HOLLYWOODS+GOLDEN+NIGHT_SCREEN+JUNKIES_WEB.png The Screen Junkies make their predictions for this year's Golden Globes.]]> <![CDATA[And the Winner Is... You!]]> Fri, 23 Dec 2016 06:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_HOLLYWOODS+GOLDEN+NIGHT_LOOK+AWARDS_WEB.png Ashley takes to the streets of Los Angeles and hands out the coveted 1st Look Awards to some worthy passersby.]]> <![CDATA[Full Episode: Behind the Scenes]]> Sat, 17 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/EFLK3319_WEB.jpg Have you ever wondered how TV is made? Have you ever been curious how those stage actors change so quickly? Well 1st Look is taking you behind the scenes to show you the sets, the costumes, the puppets and the makeup that all go into some of the wildest shows for screen and stage being made today. ]]> <![CDATA[Ashley Goes Behind the Scenes of Othello the Remix]]> Sat, 17 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3319_BEHINDTHESCENES_OTHELLO_WEB.jpg Ashley puts her rap skills to the test while getting a behind-the-scenes look at hip hop musical, Othello the Remix, created by the Q Brothers and presented by executive producer John Leguizamo.]]> <![CDATA[Cat Greenleaf Journeys Through Budapest on Her Way to Emerald City]]> Sat, 17 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3319_BEHINDTHESCENES_EMERALDCITY_WEB.jpg Guest host, Cat Greenleaf, heads to Budapest for a behind-the-scenes look at "Emerald City" - NBC's dark and magical take on the beloved fairytale "The Wizard of Oz," starring Vincent D'Onofrio. ]]> <![CDATA[Ashley Goes Behind the Glam of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars]]> Sat, 17 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3319_BEHINDTHESCENES_RUPAUL_WEB.jpg Ashley goes behind the glam of hit show, "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars," starting with a drag makeover from season 2 all stars, Alaska Thunderfuck, Detox and Ginger Minj and ending with a lip sync performance made for the Gods.]]> <![CDATA[Ashley Goes Behind the Curtain of LA Landmark, Bob Baker Marionette Theater]]> Sat, 17 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3319_BEHINDTHESCENES_BOBBAKER_WEB.jpg Ashley goes behind the curtain of LA. landmark and the country's longest running puppet theater, Bob Baker Marionette Theater]]> <![CDATA[This Weekend: Behind The Scenes]]> Wed, 14 Dec 2016 14:28:24 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3319_WEB_PROMO.jpg We're headed behind the scenes of some of today's wildest productions! Ashley gets an up close and personal look at the inner workings of an off-Broadway show, a big budget tv production, a reality competition and a historical puppeteering theater. Come with us as we travel behind the scenes after an all new SNL hosted by Casey Affleck! ]]> <![CDATA[Full Episode: Destination - Boston]]> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/EFLK3318H_WEB.png Boston is a city rich in cultural history and between the banging food scene, the spirits that are brewing, Brazilian capoeira, and a ride along with the Boston Fire Department you can understand why Beantown is booming.]]> <![CDATA[BFD: First in the Nation]]> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_DESTINATION+BOSTON_BOSTON+FIRE+DEPT_WEB.png Boston’s bravest are dedicated, devoted and the first official fire department in the nation. And they can always use a helping hand for a hard day’s work. From washing down the truck, checking the gear and answering the heroic calls of fire, Ashley is living the life of a Boston fireman.]]> <![CDATA[Kickin' Some Bunda in Beantown]]> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_DESTINATION+BOSTON_CAPOEIRA_WEB.png Boston is as beautiful as it is diverse. The rich melting pot comes equipped with the obvious Irish and Italian communities that have called the city home for centuries, but Boston is also home to a booming Brazilian population. With that comes cuisine, culture and capoeira, and Ashley is learning the martial arts dance movements from a true master.]]> <![CDATA[Doughnuts and Cider With a Bostonian Twist]]> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_DESTINATION+BOSTON_DONUTS+AND+CIDER_WEB.png Somerville is just outside of Boston proper, but that doesn’t mean they don’t make a badass Boston cream pie... doughnut... and we’re baking them with the best in town at Union Square Doughnuts. And while Boston is certainly known for its brews, what better to pair a freshly fried piece of heaven than with apple cider... HARD apple cider. Ashley learns how to make the libation, then cans it with the pros before sampling the goods at Bantam Modern American Cider.]]> <![CDATA[The Boston Tiger Mama Feeds Her Cubs]]> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_DESTINATION+BOSTON_TIGER+MAMA_WEB.png What’s a trip to Boston without grabbing a bite and Top Chef alum Tiffani Faison continues to elevate the culinary community here in Beantown with her new restaurant Tiger Mama. And while what’s on the menu is not to be missed, it’s all about the family meal with Tiffani’s tight knit family/staff that keeps her restaurants running. And Ashley's sampling the goods before getting to work.]]> <![CDATA[This Weekend: Destination - Boston]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:31:13 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_3318_WEB_PROMO.png 1st Look is heading to the history and culture rich city of Beantown! With its banging food scene, captivating spirits, and surprising Brazilian culture, you can understand why Boston really is booming. Don't miss it! After an all new SNL hosted by John Cena.]]> <![CDATA[Full Episode: Dare Me]]> Sat, 03 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/EFLK3317H_WEB.jpg Ashley Roberts has been asked to do some wild things on "1st Look" before, but she's never been dared to do them before. That all changes this week when Ashley rides a bull, stuffs her face, struts out in public with nothing on and tries to make a crowd laugh. Will you take the dare?]]> <![CDATA[Daring Ashley Roberts to Make Us Laugh]]> Sat, 03 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3317_DAREME_STANDUPCOMEDY.jpg Ashley Roberts takes the stage in her first stand-up comedy performance with the help of two seasoned comedians.]]> <![CDATA[Daring Ashley Roberts to Ride That Bull]]> Sat, 03 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3317_DAREME_RODEO.jpg Ashley Roberts accepts the dare to ride a 2,000 pound bull after only one short lesson from coach Bubba Miller at Sam Houston State University.]]> <![CDATA[Daring Ashley Roberts to Stuff Her Face]]> Sat, 03 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3317_DAREME_FOODCHALLENGE.jpg Ashley Robert's takes on the number 22 ranked competitive eater, Steven Schuster, in a competition to eat the most "Don Juan Tacos" she can. Even with help from Austin entertainment reporter Joe Barlow it's going to be an uphill climb.]]> <![CDATA[Daring Ashley Roberts to Public Nudity]]> Sat, 03 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3317_DAREME_BODY_PAINTING.jpg Ashley Roberts, body painted as She-Ra: Princess of Power, struts her naked self on the streets of Las Vegas.]]> <![CDATA[This Weekend: Dare Me]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 09:24:48 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3317_WEB_PROMO.jpg Are you ready for a game of truth or dare? Join Ashley Roberts as she takes on some of her biggest dares head first. I triple dog dare you to miss this episode of 1st Look after an all new SNL with host Emma Stone!]]> <![CDATA[Making Harris Tweed on the Isle of Harris... And Lewis]]> Sat, 19 Nov 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_DESTINATION+SCOTLAND_THE+ISLES_HARRIS+TWEED_WEB_r2.png The world famous Harris Tweed can only be produced in one place on the planet, the Isle of Harris... and Lewis. From traditional farms, known as crofts, to the traditional mills, and traditional weavers, wool becomes yarn, and thread becomes fabric, in a land beaming with history.]]> <![CDATA[Diving for Gin on the Isle of Harris]]> Sat, 19 Nov 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_DESTINATION+SCOTLAND_THE+ISLES_HARRIS+GIN_WEB_R2.png On the Isle of Harris, a new distillery bears the island's name. Also on this island, you'll discover the key ingredient in making Harris Gin. But "1st Look" guest hosts George Oliphant and Alan Cumming soon discover, you need to put in a very hard day's work, if you want to nip upon some of the most pristine spirits in the land.]]> <![CDATA[Fishing for Politician Whisky off the Shores of Eriskay]]> Sat, 19 Nov 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_DESTINATION+SCOTLAND_THE+ISLES_ERISKAY_WEB_R3.png The Isle of Eriskay is famous for The Whisky Galore and the real life events of the S.S. Politician's shipwreck. When the ship went aground, it contained thousands of cases of whisky… That is until the townspeople of Eriskay learned of its contents. Upon arriving "1st Look" guest host George Oliphant heads out to the open sea to try and find some of the legendary bounty and to try his hand at fishing, because on the islands, if don't catch... you don't eat.]]> <![CDATA[Set Sail for the Scottish Isles]]> Sat, 19 Nov 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_SCOTLAND_THE+ISLES_BARRA_WEB_r2.png The seaport town of Oban is only a stones-throw away from Glasgow, and when you’re there, you need to fill up on some of the freshest seafood in all of the nation. Then hop on a ferry and head straight for the Scottish Isles. Join "1st Look" guest host George Oliphant as he strolls along the white sand beaches and kayaks through the turquoise waters that surround the beautiful island of Barra. And finally, joined by acclaimed actor and Scotsmen, Alan Cumming, pair the perfect pint with the majesty, the history and serenity of The Scottish Isles.]]> <![CDATA[Full Episode: Scotland - The Isles]]> Sat, 19 Nov 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/215*120/EFLK3316H_WEB_R3.png The Scottish Isles are remarkable, and with every direction you turn, there's something magnificent to see. Join us as “1st Look” guest host George Oliphant, partnered with acclaimed actor, and Scotsman, Alan Cumming, set sail for The Scottish Isle cluster known, as The Outer Hebrides. Discover all these western islands have to offer, from whisky and wool, music, history, island living and more. Kayak on crystal clear waters. Explore ancient castles that need to be seen to be believed. Feast on the freshest seafood catch, pulled straight from the seas. And take in the ever-present wind as it blows through ocean grasses, while the orchestral sounds of the surf put you in a state of perpetual peace. We’re hopping from one magical island to another in The Scottish Isles on “1st Look."]]> <![CDATA[This Weekend: Scotland - The Isles]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:16:28 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/215*120/1LK_3316_WEB_PROMO.png Join us as “1st Look” guest host George Oliphant, partnered with acclaimed actor and Scotsmen Alan Cumming, set sail for the Scottish Isle cluster known as The Outer Hebrides. Discover what all these western islands have to offer, from whiskey and wool, music, history, island living and more. After an all new SNL on NBC!]]> <![CDATA[Full Episode: Work off That Turkey]]> Sat, 12 Nov 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/EFLK3315_WORKOFFTURKEY_WEB.jpg The holiday season is upon us and with it comes lots to drink, eat and gain! So before packing on the pounds, Ashley Roberts is serving up unique fitness ideas to help you work off that turkey!]]> <![CDATA[Get up and Roll to Fitness in a Giant Inflatable Hamster Ball]]> Sat, 12 Nov 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3315_WORKOFFTURKEY_BUBBLEBALL_WEB.jpg Ashley tries out Bubble Ball -- a team activity where players race across a field battling their opponents to score goals-- all while inside a giant inflatable bubble suit.]]> <![CDATA[Cha Cha Away the Gravy Dancing With a Star Keo Motsepe]]> Sat, 12 Nov 2016 22:30:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3315_WORKOFFTURKEY_BALLROOMDANCING_WEB.jpg Ashley Roberts teams up with Keo Motsepe from "Dancing with the Stars" to cha cha away the turkey blues with some intense ballroom dancing cardio. ]]> <![CDATA[Fighting the Calories Away With Krav Maga]]> Sat, 12 Nov 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3315_WORKOFFTURKEY_KRAVMAGA_WEB.jpg If you want to survive the holidays with the family, it's time to show big bro some new moves. Ashley is headed to the Krav Maga Institute in New York to learn the meanest form of self defense around. Then you'll be ready to fight for that extra piece of pie. ]]> <![CDATA[Make Room for Extra Stuffing by Running on Ice]]> Sat, 12 Nov 2016 22:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3315_WORKOFFTURKEY_BROOMBALL_WEB.jpg Ashley hits the ice to burn some calories with the editors from Men's and Women's Health Magazine.]]> <![CDATA[This Weekend: Work off That Turkey]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 09:30:26 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3315_WEB_PROMO.mov.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Tailgate Recipe: Chef Jimmy Bradley's Roast Pork Sandwich]]> Sun, 30 Oct 2016 14:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/102516-LXTV-SKYCASTLE-INTEGRATION-HONDA-TAILGATE-4k-30P-RECIPE+3-PORK+BROCOLLI+SAMMIE-GENERIC+.png


2 lbs. pork collar
3 cloves garlic, chopped
2½Tbsp. fresh rosemary, picked and chopped
3 Tbsp. Parsley, chopped
1 Tbsp. salt
½ Tbsp. black pepper
1 Tbsp. olive oil
Butcher’s twine

Broccoli Rabe
1 lbs. broccoli rabe, bottom trimmed and large leaves remove
¼ cup olive oil
3 cloves garlic sliced paper-thin
Chili flakes

6 Amoroso's rolls
½ lb. sliced sharp provolone cheese


  1. Butterfly pork collar, but keep it in one piece so it can be easily rolled.
  2. Mix garlic with parsley, rosemary, olive oil, salt and black pepper.
  3. Spread garlic mixture on the inside section of the cut pork.
  4. Roll the pork and tie it with butcher’s twine every inch so it holds tight while cooking.
  5. Season outside of pork with salt and black pepper.
  6. In a large Dutch oven, heat some olive oil on medium-high heat. Add pork and sear on all sides.
  7. When the pork has developed a nice crust add 2 cups of chicken stock.
  8. Cover the pot and put in an oven that is preheated to 325° F.
  9. Turn the pork every hour basting it with the pan juices.
  10. The pork should be tender in about 3 to 3 ½ hours.
  11. Keep warm in the liquid while you get the rest of the sandwich ready.

Broccoli Rabe

  1. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil.
  2. Blanch the broccoli rabe for 3 to 5 minutes and then cool it in an ice bath.
  3. Cut the broccoli rabe into bite size pieces.
  4. In a large sauté pan, heat the olive oil slowly with the slices of garlic. When the garlic is light brown, add the broccoli rabe.
  5. Season with salt and chili flakes to taste.
  6. Add ½ cup of the braising liquid from the pork, cook on low for 3-5 more minute


  1. Toast roll, if desired.
  2. Add sliced provolone in the bottom of the roll.
  3. Remove pork from braising liquid, cut and discard butcher’s twine.
  4. Then slice the pork thin and add it to the sandwich.
  5. Top with sautéed broccoli rabe and some of the pork braising liquid.

<![CDATA[Full Episode: It's A Dog's Life]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/EFLK3314_WEB.jpg Ashley loves a lot of things on this earth, but none more than her dog, Cooper. 1st Look takes Ashley and Cooper around the country to see the luxurious, spotlight stealing, and sometimes cerebral world of dogs and their owners. ]]> <![CDATA[Cooper on Dogs of Instagram]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3314_DogsLife_DogsOfInstagram_WEB.jpg Cooper meets the co-founder of Dogs of Instagram in the hope of becoming an Instragram sensation. After a trip to the groomers, Coop models for his very own photoshoot.]]> <![CDATA[Ashley Roberts Psychically Connects to Her Dog Cooper]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3314_DogsLife_PetPsychic_WEB.jpg Ashley and Cooper meet animal communicator Sonya Fitzpatrick who reveals exactly what Cooper is thinking. After some enlightening revelations, Ashley embarks on a mini-workshop where she will learn how to better understand her dog. ]]> <![CDATA[Ashley Roberts Sees the Luxurious Lifestyle of New York's Poshest Pooches]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3314_DogsLife_NYCDogs_WEB.jpg Ashley and Cooper get a taste of the high life New York style. From a 5-star hotel exclusively for dogs to a puppy pool party in the Hamptons, it's clear that NYC really has gone to the dogs! For more information, check out The Benjamin, DoggyChef, Bowser Beer and Real Happy Dogs.]]> <![CDATA[Ashley Roberts: Best In Show]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:00:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1LK_3314_DogsLife_DogShow_WEB.jpg Every year Texas plays host to the biggest event in the canine calendar. From four legged freestylers to hounds that can hurdle, Ashley and Cooper meet the top dogs at the Houston World Series of Dog Shows.]]> <![CDATA[This Weekend: It's a Dogs Life]]> Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:59:43 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/1LK_3314_WEB_PROMO.png 1st Look is going to the dogs this weekend! Ashley is bringing her dog Cooper into the limelight to try out the pampered life of a New York pooch, the model life of a dog of Instagram and the competitive world of dog shows. Check out all of this and more after Tom Hanks hosts SNL this weekend on NBC!]]>