TODAY's Takeaway: British chefs bake tomato soup cake; teacher inspires students as Elvis

Sorted bakes up tomato soup cake, Elvis (aka Frank Cooper) inspires students and Michael C. Hall pleads the fifth. TODAY
Sorted bakes up tomato soup cake, Elvis (aka Frank Cooper) inspires students and Michael C. Hall pleads the fifth.

1. British cooking sensations Sorted invaded Studio 1A as part of our Fresh Cooks Live: TODAY’s Spring Cookalong series. On their menu: bangers ‘n’ mash, tomato soup cake and more.

No, “tomato soup cake” was not a typo. Check out how they made the sweet-and-savory dish in the full demo:

2. Savannah’s not the only expecting parent in the TODAY family. Carson announced that he and his fiancée, Siri Pinter, are expecting their third child. Congrats, Carson!

3. Bob Dotson profiled Frank Cooper, a teacher who’s using his talents (including impersonating Elvis) to inspire his students.

Cooper repeats three phrases to them every day: “You are important. I love you. The joy of the life is in the journey.”

4. This morning’s "Hope To It" segment spotlighted Aaron’s iPad Lending Program, a group that puts iPads in hospitals for children to use while going through cancer treatment.

5. Michael C. Hall pleaded the fifth when Savannah asked him about a “Dexter” spin-off.

"It's something that I can't even begin to wrap my head around at this point," the actor admitted.

And that’s TODAY’s Takeaway!

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