“MASTERCHEF” SEASON EIGHT BEGINS LATEST SEARCH FOR AMERICA’S BEST HOME
COOK WITH OPEN CASTING CALLS IN NEW YORK CITY ON SATURDAY, MARCH 12
Visit http://www.masterchefcasting.com for the Most Up-to-Date Casting Information
America’s most-watched cooking competition show, MASTERCHEF, begins casting for its eighth season. Open casting calls will be held across the country in search of talented home cooks from all types of backgrounds and with a range of cooking styles. The casting call arrives in New York on Saturday, March 12 in Times Square.
The casting team is looking for home cooks who enjoy preparing everything from delightful desserts and hefty main courses to fine French cuisine, great tasting burgers and more! For anyone looking to follow their culinary dream – take this first step by preregistering on the casting website www.masterchefcasting.com and heading down to one of the open casting calls below.
NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 12, 2016, 10AM-6PM
DOUBLETREE SUITES TIME SQUARE
NEW YORK, NY 10036
Visit http://www.masterchefcasting.comfor the most up-to-date audition information including eligibility and other audition terms and conditions.
For those unable to attend an open casting call, home video may be submitted. Instructions can be found at http://www.masterchefcasting.com/videos.
All applicants must be 18 years or older on or before August 1, 2016.
Season Five winner Claudia Sandoval’s cookbook “Claudia’s Cucina” featuring authentic Mexican recipes with innovative and modern flair is now available for preorder on Amazon.com and will be released wide this summer. Season Four winner Luca Manfe launched his cookbook, “My Italian Kitchen,” in 2013. Season Three winner Christine Ha, the series’ first blind contestant, continues to be an inspiration to millions. Her cookbook, “Recipes from My Home Kitchen: Asian and American Comfort Food,” is a New York Times bestseller. America’s first MASTERCHEF winner, Whitney Miller, is the author of “Modern Hospitality: Simple Recipes with Southern Charm.” Her recipes have been featured in various national publications, such as People and Cooking Light. Fans can also find their favorite All-Star contestants, including Luca and Claudia on the MASTERCHEF Cruise setting sail in the Caribbean Nov. 2016. For more information on the cruise visit www.masterchefcruise.com
MASTERCHEF is produced by Endemol Shine North America and One Potato Two Potato, and is based on a format created by Franc Roddam and Endemol Shine.