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Chris Eubank, Paul Chuckle, Richard Blackwood and more taking part in Celebrity MasterChef 2022

BBC One have revealed the Celebrity MasterChef line-up for 2022.

Celebrity MasterChef returns to BBC One on Wednesday 10th August ​with an all-star line-up of comedy legends, world champion sporting heroes, multi-award-winning musicians and stars of screen and stage who will be battling it out for the coveted Celebrity MasterChef 2022 title.

John Torode MBE and Gregg Wallace MBE will be once again putting 20 well-known faces to the test across six weeks. They’ll discover who has the palate and skill to chop, slice and sizzle their way to lifting the iconic Celebrity MasterChef trophy and following in the footsteps of last year's champion Kadeena Cox MBE.

The 20 celebrities hoping to ​tickle John and Gregg's tastebuds are:

Adam Pearson

TV Presenter and Actor

Chris Eubank

Former World Boxing Champion

Clarke Peters


Cliff Parisi


Danny Jones

McFly member and The Voice Kids judge

Faye Winter

Love Island star

Gareth Malone OBE

TV presenter and musician

Jimmy Bullard

Former Pro-Footballer

Kae Kurd


Katya Jones

Strictly star

Kirsty Gallacher

TV Presenter

Kitty Scott-Claus

Drag Performer and RuPaul's Drag Race UK star

Lesley Joseph


Lisa Snowdon

TV Presenter

Mel Blatt


Nancy Dell'Olio

Media personality

Paul Chuckle

ChuckleVision legend

Queen Mojo

Reality TV star

Richard Blackwood

Actor and Comedian

Ryan Thomas


Following on from a hugely successful MasterChef final earlier this year, Celebrity MasterChef features four heat weeks concentrating on whittling down the celebrities; testing their abilities until only the best go through to the final stages.

The series will once again feature an array of cookery challenges designed to stretch the celebrities’ culinary ability to their limits including the returning challenges in the heat rounds; Under The Cloche, The Street Food Challenge and Dinner Party Dish.

Then the top celebrity cooks face the nerve-racking and exhilarating challenges during the Semi and Final Week stages. Post pandemic, this series sees our Semi-Finalists and Finalists face challenges cooking for large numbers of people including a special centenary challenge to mark 100 years of the BBC.

Celebrity MasterChef returns Wednesday 10th August to BBC One

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