‘Nacho Average Showdown’

(Above: Fieiri, Murray. Sources: YouTube, Wikimedia)

Actor Bill Murray is set to take on restaurateur Guy Fieri in a nacho-making competition to benefit the Restaurant Employee Relief Fund, with actor Terry Crews and basketball great Shaquille O’Neal serving as judges. The fun will take place tomorrow, May 15, at 5 pm ET on Food Network’s Facebook page.

Nacho Average Showdown, Food Network, Bill Murray, Guy Fieri

Carla Hall, who, like Fieri, is a Food Network host, will emcee the event, dubbed the Nacho Average Showdown. Murray and Fieri’s sons, fellow foodies Homer and Hunter, will also be featured.

Nacho Average Showdown

‼️ Happening THIS Friday: NACHO AVERAGE SHOWDOWN with @GuyFieri + Bill Murray! 👊👊 Here’s the deal. For the first time EVER, Guy and his son Hunter will face off against Bill and his son, Homer, in the ultimate nacho-building competition… LIVE on our Facebook page! 🔥 Look out for special guests like Chef Carla Hall, Terry Crews and Shaquille O' Neal as they all raise money to support National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. Check back here on Friday @ 5pm EST to watch!

Posted by Food Network on Tuesday, May 12, 2020

In the following clip, the older Murray and older Fieri prepared for battle on a recent episode of NBC’s The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon:

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Les Luchter is a former managing editor of Multichannel News, editor-in-chief of Cable Marketing, and news editor of Broadcast Week.

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