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Cast di Celebrity MasterChef Christmas Cook Off

EIGHT celebrities will be donning their aprons for the 2022 Celebrity MasterChef festive treat.

The familiar faces of judges John Torode e Gregg Wallace will welcome us as they look to sample the celebritiesofferings, hoping for mainly edible food with the occasional stand-out dish, come la show returns to our screens.

The judges will be looking for some Christmas cheer from the contestants

The judges will be looking for some Christmas cheer from the contestantsCredito: Alamy

Who is appearing in the Celebrity MasterChef Christmas Cook Off?

Bez aka Mark Berry

The Happy Mondays man will be looking to shake up the MasterChef judges

The Happy Mondays man will be looking to shake up the MasterChef judgesCredito: Getty

Happy Mondays legend Bez will be joining the other celebrities in the kitchen for this Christmas special.

More well known for his stints on Celebrity Scatola degli occhiali e Ballando sul ghiaccio, he will be looking to show a different side as he tries to win the Celebrity MasterChef crown.

Bez often appears with fellow band-member Shaun Ryder on Celebrity Scatola degli occhiali show but will have to go it alone on this one as he tries to impress judges with his cooking skills.

Nel 2021 edizione, Bez was eliminated in the semi-finals, leaving viewers gutted as many were calling for him to win.

Iwan Thomas

Olympian Thomas will be looking to make the podium of a different sorts

Olympian Thomas will be looking to make the podium of a different sortsCredito: Getty Images – Getty

Tommaso will be looking to draw on his experiences of finishing runner-up in Celebrity MasterChef nel 2009.

Since retiring from athletics, Thomas has been on numerous shows on TV, gaining him celebrity status.

Look Through the Keyhole, Hole in the Wall, Rigorosamente vieni a ballare, Conto alla rovescia and Celebrity Hunted are just some of the appearances Thomas has made.

Having finished second to Jayne Middlemiss on the show in 2009, Thomas will be fancied as a front-runner for this edition.

Josh Cuthbert

Josh will be trying to hit the right note with the judges

Josh will be trying to hit the right note with the judgesCredito: Getty – Collaboratore

Finding fame in 2012, Josh appeared on The X Factor with his band Union J.

They finished fourth and were signed to Sony Music and RCA Records.

Their debut single Carry You was released in 2013 and their self-titled album reached number six in the UK charts.

Appearing in the 2018 edition of Celebrity MasterChef, the singer made it to the semi-finals before it was time for him to make his exit and will be looking to impress the judges more this time around.

Lesley Garrett

Opera singer Garrett will be looking to cook up a storm for John and Gregg

Opera singer Garrett will be looking to cook up a storm for John and GreggCredito: Getty – Collaboratore

Having appeared on BBC’s Rigorosamente vieni a ballare, Lesley Garrett was partnered with Anton Du Beke and managed to finish third in the show.

Di conseguenza, she will be used to being critiqued by judges and will be hoping she can impress John Torode e Gregg Wallace.

Having fallen short when she appeared on the show before, Garrett will be looking to put things right this time around with a chance to impress the judges once again after exiting at the semi-final stage last time out.

AJ Pritchard

AJ will be hoping to have some moves in the kitchen to impress

AJ will be hoping to have some moves in the kitchen to impressCredito: Getty

Having appeared on Britain’s Got Talent in 2013, AJ Pritchard managed to wow judges as he and dance partner Chloe Hewitt made it all the way to the semi-finals of the live show.

Since then he has appeared in RuPauls Drag Race UK, I’m a Celeb and a special edition of Hunted for Stand up to Cancer.

He is best known for being a professional dancer on Rigorosamente vieni a ballare a partire dal 2016-2020.

In 2021 it was announced that he would make his acting debut on Channel 4 as he appeared in Hollyoaks.

Known for his posh-custard last time out, he failed to make it to the semi-final stage.

Chizzy Akudolu

Chizzy will be hoping that no one heads to Casualty as result of her cooking

Chizzy will be hoping that no one heads to Casualty as result of her cookingCredito: Splash

Chizzy Akudolu is best known as an actress who starred as Mo Effanga in BBC 1 mostrare vittima.

The 49-year-old began her career in the early noughties after winning BBC comedy contest The Urban Sketch Showcase.

In 2004 Chizzy bagged parts in Sean Lock’s sitcom 15 Storeys High and soap EastEnders.

Over the next few years she took roles in shows such as Green Wing, Dead Set, Roman’s Empire, Gli intermedi, Twenty Twelve and the movie In The Loop.

More recently, she can be found as a panellist on Donne sciolte.

Chizzy will be hoping for a better performance this time around as she felt she didn’t perform to her abilities previously, which saw her fail to make the semi-finals.

Kitty Scott-Claus

Kitty will be looking to make purr-fect food for the judges

Kitty will be looking to make purr-fect food for the judgesCredito: Splash

Kitty Scott-Claus is best known for competing in the third season of RuPaul’s Drag Race UKwhere she finished runner-up behind Krystal Versace.

Other TV appearances include Inutile Celebrities and Isola dell'amore Dopo sole.

She appeared in Celebrity MasterChef in August 2022 but finished fifth in the competition.

Megan McKenna

Megan shot to stardom after appearing on Britain's Got Talent

Megan shot to stardom after appearing on Britain’s Got TalentCredito: Splash

Megan McKenna first came to our screens in 2009 when she appeared on L'Inghilterra ha Talento.

In 2016 she joined the cast of passeggeri feriti in un incidente aereo trasportati in aereo in ospedale dopo un incidente aereo where she became a household name,

She then become a regular in Towie nel 2016 before deciding to have some time off from the show by late 2017.

Megan appeared on Celebrity MasterChef in 2021 where she managed to reach the final.

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When is Celebrity MasterChef Christmas Cook Off su BBC?

The festive Cook-Off will air on BBC One on Friday 23rd December.

You can catch it at 8pm or at a later date on the BBC iPlayer.