Fox’s special two-episode series ‘MasterChef Celebrity Family Showdown’ looks as promising as it sounds. The show tests the power of cooking which runs in the families of some of television’s most well-known chefs. Endemol Shine North America and One Potato Two Potato are the producers of the show. The executive producers are Elisabeth Murdoch, Georgie Hurford-Jones, Gordon Ramsay, Natalka Znak, Danny Schrader, Patricia Llewellyn, and Ben Adler.
‘Masterchef‘ is one of the most popular cooking show series in the world. Franc Roddam is the creator of the show. ‘MasterChef’ first began in the UK in 1990, and since then has spread across continents and versions of it airs in different languages in numerous countries.
MasterChef Celebrity Family Showdown Cast: Who is in it?
Gordon Ramsay, Aaron Sanchez, and Joe Bastianich are the judges-cum-presenters of the show. Ramsay is a veteran at Fox, having worked with them on numerous shows like ‘Kitchen Nightmares’, ‘MasterChef US’, ‘Hotel Hell’, ‘MasterChef Junior‘, and others. He is one of the most popular chefs in the world. Ramsay has made himself into a culinary and television legend. There is no other chef who has become as big a pop culture icon as Ramsay. It is surely exciting for fans to have the sharp-tongued culinary genius as a part of the show.
Aaron Sanchez is another celebrity chef who has made a mark in the world of television. He is also one of the judges on ‘MasterChef US’ along with Ramsay and others. Last but not the least, Joe Bastianich is also a unique addition to the show. He, just like Ramsay, is also a Fox veteran, having worked on shows like ‘Hell’s Kitchen’, ‘MasterChef US’, ‘MasterChef Junior’ and others.
MasterChef Celebrity Family Showdown Plot: What is it about?
‘MasterChef’ is all about finding who the best cook is, and this is what is be the main focus in this series as well. In this series, the eight celebrities are pitted against each other in four different and unique challenges that test their culinary skills. The best aspect about this show is that all the earnings from the competition go to support some charitable organization or another.
Four clashes begin the series and in each one, two celebrities and their family members face off to come out on top. This is how the initial rounds are arranged- actress and TV personality Tori Spelling and her daughter Stella are put up against actress Jennie Garth and her daughter Fiona. Television personality and fashion designer Johnny Weir along with his brother Boz face off against figure skater Tara Lipinski and her husband Todd.
In the third clash, British actress and restauranteur Lisa Vanderpump teams up with her daughter Pandora to challenge television personality couple Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and Jennifer “JWoww” Farley. The duo of Lisa Vanderpump and her daughter Pandora can be tough competition for their opponents. The two of them have worked on numerous projects together and are quite comfortable with each other in such situations. They have built the Vanderpump Wines & Spirits, and The Vanderpump Dog Foundation together as well.
Last but not the least, Evander Holyfield, the famous boxer, gets ready for some action with his daughter Ebonne as they take on another father-daughter duo, boxer Oscar De La Hoya and Atiana.
MasterChef Celebrity Family Showdown Season 2 Release Date: When will it premiere?
‘MasterChef Celebrity Family Showdown’ season 1 premiered on May 15, 2019. It’s just a two-episode special, so the second and last episode of the season aired on May 22, 2019.
Celebrity special have always been fan favorites. It is a unique experience for fans to see their favorite television personality engaged in a competition on something they do not usually associate them with. So, we won’t be surprised if Fox decides to brings the show again next year. We shall update this section as soon as we come across any news about such a ‘MasterChef Celebrity Family Showdown’ season 2.
MasterChef Celebrity Family Showdown Trailer:
Here’s a sneak peek into the ‘MasterChef Celebrity Family Showdown’ season 1.
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