Good Day Atlanta Viewer Information: December 1, 2020

Celebrating Christmas at the Chateau: There’s no place like home for the holidays — especially when that “home” is the gorgeous and recently-renovated Chateau Elan Winery & Resort in Braselton.

The award-winning winery and resort, located on 3,500 acres just off of I-85, is a popular holiday destination, thanks to its festive decor and delicious menus at the property’s ten restaurants and bars.  And staffers say there’s even more reason to celebrate this season, thanks to the completion of a $25 million renovation earlier this year.  It’s the first major renovation since the resort began welcoming visitors back in the 1980s, and included upgrades to the more than 250 guest rooms and suites along with the addition of new hangouts including contemporary sports bar Louis’ House of Bourbon and coffee and wine bar Le Petit Cafe.

Speaking of food, Marc Bar & Restaurant is one of the most popular eateries at Chateau Elan, and its menu also got an update, now focused as a southern-inspired chophouse — and that’s where we spent part of our morning, getting a cooking lesson from Winery Chef Madeline Medon and learning more about why the resort is such a special place during the holiday season.  

Click the video player to check out our morning with Chef Madeline, and click here for more information on what’s being called the “new” Chateau Elan Winery & Resort.

"The Hardy Boys" is based on the classic detetecive books and is set to get a reboot on Hulu. Two of the actors from the show Rohan Campbell and Alexander Elliot join us live with a preview. For more information click here.

Anjali Bhimani talks Universal’s true-life love story All My Life and other roles:  All my Life tells the story of how a couple's wedding plans are thrown off course when the groom is diagnosed with liver cancer. Anjali also can currently be seen in Amazon’s Welcome to the Blumhouse film Evil Eye, which was produced by Priyanka Chopra Jonas. Anjali is also hugely popular in the gaming world, she just joined the Apex Legends family as the newest character "Rampart, and she also voices gamer favorites "Symmetra" in Overwatch and "Nisha" in Fallout 4. See the trailer for All my Life here. Click here for the Evil Eye trailer. You can follow Anjali on social media @Sweeetanj

Hannah Gordon CAO and General Counsel of the SF 49ers talks her new book SZN of Change: An incredibly remarkable woman who’s only one of a handful of female front office executives in the NFL. Her new book SZN OF CHANGE: The competitor's playbook for joy on the path to victory, is for anyone who feels there is a boss within but is not sure exactly what they want or how to get there.  In eight weeks of guided journaling, develop the vision, gameplan, and mental toughness to be an authentic and courageous winner. SZN OF CHANGE is based on the practices Hannah Gordon used to stay free, bold, and confident to stand in her power in professional football. The journal is filled with daily inspiration. Named one of football's most influential women by SZN of Change is available everywhere books are sold. You can keep up with Hanna on Instagram @Hannahgordon510

Rolling Out Magazine's Christal Jordan joins us to talk about the engagement of actress Gabby Sideibe.  For more information on Rolling Out Magazine click here or you can follow Christal Jordan @enchantedpr on Instagram.