Season Premiere Friday, March 2 at 8 PM ET/PT on FOX
Entering its sixth season, hit culinary competition series MASTERCHEF JUNIOR gives talented kids between the ages of 8 and 13 the chance to showcase their culinary abilities and passion for food through a series of delicious challenges.
Starring world renowned chefs Gordon Ramsay and Christina Tosi as judges, and featuring the return of fan-favorite judge Joe Bastianich, Season Six will showcase a mystery box challenge with 26 ingredients, all of which start with a different letter of the alphabet. Additionally, the young chef-testants will prepare a meal for one lucky couple and their guests at their wedding reception, create the perfect chicken-and-waffle dish, compete in a Blue Apron mystery box challenge and power through the fan-favorite pop-up restaurant challenge, until one talented kid is named America’s newest MASTERCHEF JUNIOR, taking home the MASTERCHEF JUNIOR trophy and $100,000 grand prize.
For his work on MASTERCHEF JUNIOR, Gordon Ramsay recently garnered his first Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality Competition Show. The series also was nominated for a 2017 Critics’ Choice Award and a 2017 MTV Movie Award.