Cooking TV shows are the best kind of TV shows (although, we would say that, wouldn’t we?).
So, when we heard that ITV was launching a new cooking show called Cooking With The Stars, we jumped for joy.
Hosted by Emma Willis and Tom Allen, the brand-new series, Cooking With The Stars, with co-funding by Marks & Spencer, will see eight celebrities paired with professional chefs, who will mentor, teach and take them from passionate amateur to restaurant level chef.
Each week, the pairs will compete to outdo one another in the kitchen, as no one wants to get the chop.
We guess you want to know about the line-up now, right? You’re only human after all…
The eight celebrities are comedian and actor Griff Rhys-Jones, Strictly’s head judge Shirley Ballas, DJ and songwriter Naughty Boy, performer and presenter Denise Van Outen, actress Catherine Tyldesley, McFly’s Harry Judd, comedian and actor Johnny Vegas and TV presenter AJ Odudu.
And the professional chefs taking them from kitchen zero to kitchen hero are British chef and TV presenter Rosemary Shrager, food writer and restaurant owner Nisha Katona, culinary expert and regular chef on This Morning Joseph Denison Carey, Michelin starred chef and author Mark Sargeant, chef director Jack Stein, Korean food expert and TV chef Judy Joo, renowned chef and business owner Tristan Welch and Italian chef and restaurateur Francesco Mazzei.
No word on when the series will start yet, but as soon as we hear anything, we’ll let you know.
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