Homaro Cantu and the fellas at Moto have been posting kitchen high jinks on YouTube for years, but over the last few weeks the chef has turned the dial up on Twitter and Facebook, dropping hints and linking to montages of old and new footage of what many have speculated are trailers for a TV pilot.

In fact, back in March, Cantu told me he was working on two separate television projects, and when I asked him recently if either of those were about to drop, here was his not atypically inscrutable reply: