For the past 25 years, Jacques has starred in numerous shows, including Julia and Jacques Cooking at Home with Julia Child, The Complete Pépin, Jacques Pépin: Fast Food My Way, Jacques Pépin: More Fast Food My Way, Today's Gourmet, and, most recently, Cooking at Home. Much of this work has been produced by KQED-TV in San Francisco.
In 2019, Jacques was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at the 46th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards. He was recognized for his career as a television icon in cooking and food shows. Jacques is the first chef to receive the lifetime achievement honor