Stanley Tucci enjoys a gondola ride in Venice while filming his TV series ...

Stanley Tucci enjoys a gondola ride in Venice while filming his TV series ...
Stanley Tucci enjoys a gondola ride in Venice while filming his TV series ...

Stanley Tucci opted for comfort on Thursday while filming his American travel and food TV series in Venice.

The actor, 60, enjoyed a gondola ride along the canal while a camera crew filmed him for his series Searching for Italy.

He wrapped up warm in a navy jumper which he paired with a padded gilet and jeans.  

Looking good: Stanley Tucci opted for comfort on Thursday while filming his American travel and food TV series in Venice

Looking good: Stanley Tucci opted for comfort on Thursday while filming his American travel and food TV series in Venice

 Stanley sported a pair of sunglasses to shield his eyes from the Autumn sunshine.

The star enjoyed the gondola ride by himself as the camera crew crammed into another boat alongside the actor. 

The series follows Stanley as he travels around Italy uncovering lesser-known places and exploring their cultures, cuisine and history.

The show premiered in February 2021 on CNN in the states and has already received two Primetime Emmy Award nominations, including one for Outstanding Hosted Nonfiction Series and was renewed for a second season.

New show: The actor, 60, enjoyed a gondola ride along the canal while a camera crew filmed him for his series Searching for Italy

New show: The actor, 60, enjoyed a gondola ride along the canal while a camera crew filmed him for his series Searching for Italy

Cosy: He wrapped up warm in a navy jumper which he paired with a padded gilet and jeans

Cosy: He wrapped up warm in a navy jumper which he paired with a padded gilet and jeans

TV: The series follows Stanley as he travels around Italy uncovering lesser-known places and exploring their cultures, cuisine and history

TV: The series follows Stanley as he travels around Italy uncovering lesser-known places and exploring their cultures, cuisine and history

It comes after Stanley detailed how he still 'can't eat everything he'd like' three years after undergoing gruelling treatment of oral cancer.

The star shared insight into his health battles during an appearance on Lorraine last week as he explained how he used his love of food to explain his cancer battles in his new memoir.

Stanley also revealed that he was forced to be fed through a tube for six months while he underwent radiation therapy treatment on his throat, which destroyed his taste buds and saliva.

Coming to the UK? The show premiered in February 2021 on CNN in the states

Coming to the UK? The show premiered in February 2021 on CNN in the states

Big deal: The show has already received two Primetime Emmy Award nominations, including one for Outstanding Hosted Nonfiction Series and was renewed for a second season

Big deal: The show has already received two Primetime Emmy Award nominations, including one for Outstanding Hosted Nonfiction Series and was renewed for a second season

Views: It comes after Stanley detailed how he still 'can't eat everything he'd like' three years after undergoing gruelling treatment of oral cancer

Views: It comes after Stanley detailed how he still 'can't eat everything he'd like' three years after undergoing gruelling treatment of oral cancer

Detailing his cancer battle, Stanley said: 'It was bad... it was much worse than I thought. The tumour was so large it was inoperable. The cancer had not metastasised.'

Explaining his treatment included radiation that destroyed his taste buds and saliva, the Hunger Games star added three years on he still can't eat everyting he used to enjoy.

He added: 'I ate through a feeding tube for six

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