James Beard Award Nominee and Michelin Star Chef Vikas Khanna is an internationally acclaimed Indian chef, award-winning author, poet and filmmaker. He is host of MasterChef India, Twist of Taste and National Geographic’s Mega Kitchens. Khanna has established himself as a top authority on Indian Cuisine, hosting successful cooking shows and has written more than 25 cookbooks. Khanna’s book UTSAV: A Culinary Epic of Indian Festivals, the world’s most expensive cookbook, was launched at 68th Cannes Film Festival and has been presented to President Obama, HH Dalai Lama, Pope Francis, PM Modi and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Khanna’s first film as writer-director, The Last Color – based on his novel of the same name – is currently in theaters.