MasterChef: What Happened in Episode 1?

Nine candidates were eliminated from the first show of MasterChef. Who was able to put on the apron and actually enter the competition? Answer.

  MasterChef: what?'est-il passé lors du 1er épisode ?

[Updated August 24, 2022 at 10:17 a.m.] The cooking show MasterChef was back on France 2 this Tuesday, August 23. In the program ? Dishes more gourmet and creative than each other, which the new jury of chefs had to decide between. Among the 18 candidates on the starting line, only 9 were selected by the jury to join the real competition. Find out who it is.

Summary of the 1st episode of MasterChef

For the resumption of MasterChef on France 2, Agathe Lecaron welcomed 18 candidates on the set. But surprise: only 9 could definitely join the competition. For this, the amateur cooks had to present their signature dish to Yves Camdeborde , Thierry Marx or Georgiana Viou to hope to get a ticket for the new season of MasterChef. At the end of this test, six candidates were selected, six were eliminated and the last six contested a new test to qualify. Here are the names of the nine qualified candidates for next week: Alice, Clara, Jean-François, Emmanuelle, Jean, Dao, Zachary, Marc-Amaury and Samira.

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 Wednesday for eight weeks. The winner will win 100,000 euros.