MasterChef: the show will finally only last 6 weeks

This Tuesday evening will be broadcast the third episode of MasterChef. Throwback to last week's recognition test, a key event in the amateur cooking competition.

  MasterChef : l'émission ne durera finalement que 6 semaines

[Updated September 14, 2022 at 11:59 a.m.] Massive blow for France 2! MasterChef not meeting the expected success with the public, the program will be planed to six episodes instead of eight . The culinary competition is indeed struggling to find its place on Tuesday evening, in particular against Mask Singer on TF1 and the fictions of France 3. The MasterChef semi-final will therefore be broadcast on Tuesday, September 20, while the final will be played on September 27.

Who was eliminated?

On September 13, Breton Jean-François Launay was eliminated from MasterChef. Last in his event, he was sent straight to a 'pressure test' where, competing with two other competitors, he again finished in last place.

Who is the new MasterChef jury?

Thierry Marx , two-star chef, ready to ' choose the best plate ', is present alongside Yves Camdeborde who returns to the show. The creator of the concept of bistronomy participated in four seasons on TF1. They share the screen with a former contestant and finalist of the first season of MasterChef, Georgiana Viou .

Who is the animatrice of MasterChef?

The host who succeeds Sandrine Quétier is none other than Agathe Lecaron . The presenter had already lent herself somewhat to the exercise by ensuring the presentation of Top Boss season 2 on M6, in tandem with Stéphane Rotenberg.

Who are the candidates?

For this new season of MasterChef, 18 candidates were on the starting line. All are amateur cooks and dream of submitting their creations to the greatest French chefs. Here is the full list of candidates:

  • Alice, 27 ans, Paris, Web designer
  • Caroline, 28 years old, Bordeaux, Solidarity project manager
  • Clara, 31 years old, La Chapelle de Guinchay, Interior designer
  • Dao, 44, Geneva, Director of Adult Education
  • Déborah, 24 years old, Les Lilas, Culinary Content Creator
  • Emmanuelle, 46 years old, Le Mas d'Agenais, Manager of a leisure center
  • Eva, 24 years old, Toulouse, actress
  • Jean, 39 years old, Lille, Consultant trainer
  • Jean-François, 49 years old, Bois-Colombes, Communications Director
  • Kimlinh, 33, Draguignan, Unemployed
  • Marc-Amaury, 34 years old, Nantes, Graphic designer
  • Morgan, 33, Baist-Thy, Car Salesman
  • Raoul, 47 years old, Lille, Logistics Director in Pharmacy
  • Samira, 36 years old, Dilbeek, childcare worker
  • Sébastien, 38 years old, Lyon, Primeur
  • Sylvie, 55, Varen, flower grower
  • Vincent, 34 years old, Marsillargues, Salesperson
  • Zachary, 26 years old, Bordeaux, Hydraulic engineer

What is the broadcast day of MasterChef?

The first episode of MasterChef was broadcast on August 23, 2022, at 9:10 p.m., on France 2. Viewers can find the show every Tuesday for six weeks. The winner will win 100,000 euros.