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Gemma Collins and Spencer Matthews lead Celebrity Masterchef line-up

This is going to be TV gold!


Gemma Collins and Spencer Matthews will don their aprons for a brand new series of Celebrity Masterchef in the UK.

The BBC One series has finally unveiled it’s new line-up – and it’s set to be a cracking show, which will span six weeks with 12 episodes.

Joining Gemma and Spencer is more familiar faces including Dolly Parton’s younger sister Stella, Strictly’s Chizzy Akudolu, EastEnders star John Partridge, and former The Saturdays singer Frankie Bridge.

Also on the line-up of celebrities is cricketer Monty Panesar, former The Bill star Lisa Maxwell, Scottish presenter Jean Johansson, designer Jay Blades, TV presenter Michelle Ackerley, comedian Zoe Lyons, former rugby union footballer Martin Bayfield and World Champion Paralympian Stefanie Reid.

Union J’s Josh Cuthbert will also star on the show, as well as radio presenter Clara Amfo, 80s pop star Carol Decker, singer Anita Harris, and Strictly pro dancer AJ Pritchard.

In the first four heat weeks, five celebrities will compete in the Mystery Box Challenge each week, and will cook in a professional restaurant kitchen.

After that, they will be put to the test by cooking their own two-course menu for the judges.

One contestant will be sent home after each episode, and the series is set to air this summer.