MasterChef Junior Season 9

Was MasterChef Junior cancelled or renewed for season 9? When does it start on FOX? Who will be returning for the new season? In this post, we have summarized everything we know so far about the next season.

What Is MasterChef Junior About?

MasterChef Junior follows young home cooks between the ages of 8 and 13 who compete in a series of challenges to win the title of America's next MasterChef Junior, taking home a trophy and $100,000 in prize money.

Gordon Ramsay’s popular, pint-sized cooking competition series MasterChef Junior returns to FOX on Monday, March 4 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) for its ninth season. This season, the judging panel welcomes Tilly Ramsay, who will join her father, award-winning chef, host and executive producer Gordon Ramsay. Acclaimed chef Aarón Sánchez and Emmy-winning TV host Daphne Oz also return as judges.

During the 2021/2022 season, MasterChef Junior was FOX’s highest-rated and most-watched (0.6 Adults 18-49, 2.9M P2+ L7) Thursday night unscripted broadcast program. MasterChef Junior also ranked within the Top 20 unscripted broadcast shows among Adults 18-49, Adults 18- 34 and was FOX’s third highest unscripted series (3.7M, +86% vs. L+SD) in multiplatform audience delivery.

Judges and Mentors Gordon Ramsay, Daphne Oz and Aarón Sánchez return alongside new judge Tilly Ramsay


Age: 11
Hometown: Binford, ND
Food Dream: To write a Midwest kids’ cookbook

Age: 8
Hometown: Yakima, WA
Food Dream: To become a chef and write a cookbook

Age: 10
Hometown: Burbank, CA
Food Dream: To open an affordable food truck

Age: 11
Hometown: Opelika, AL
Food Dream: To have a cheese mobile food truck

Age: 9
Hometown: San Gabriel, CA
Food Dream: To have a TV show and write a cookbook

Age: 8
Hometown: Greensboro, NC
Food Dream: To open a restaurant

Age: 10
Hometown: Austin, TX
Food Dream: To have a food truck

Age: 9
Hometown: Ann Arbor, MI
Food Dream: To open a restaurant

Age: 9
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Food Dream: To open a restaurant

Age: 11
Hometown: New Smyma, FL
Food Dream: To open a restaurant with his mom

Age: 10
Hometown: College Station, TX
Food Dream: To write a kids’ cookbook

Age: 10
Hometown: Hollywood, FL
Food Dream: To connect with my community through cooking

One talented young chef will be named America’s newest MasterChef Junior, taking home a trophy and $100,000 grand prize!

MasterChef Junior is produced by Endemol Shine North America and One Potato Two Potato and is based on a format created by Franc Roddam. Elisabeth Murdoch, Danny Schrader, Jennifer Fazey, Gordon Ramsay, Pat Llewellyn, Ben Adler, Sharon Levy and DJ Nurre serve as executive producers.

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Is "MasterChef Junior" returning for Season 9? When does the next season of MasterChef Junior come back on? 🤔 Find out below!

MasterChef Junior Season 9 Release Date

MasterChef Junior Season 9 release date is announced by FOX.
MasterChef Junior Season 9 Premiere Date — ✔️ March 4, 2024
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MasterChef Junior Season 9 Trailer

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