Celebrity Bake Off cast and start date revealed for new series

Celebrity Bake Off 2024 cast group photo

The cast of famous faces on The Great Celebrity Bake Off for Stand Up To Cancer this year have been revealed!

A fresh lineup of celebrities are to demonstrate their culinary prowess as they head into the tent on Channel 4. The new series starts on Sunday, 17 March at 7:40PM.

Spanning five episodes, presenters Alison Hammond and Noel Fielding will introduce 20 well-known personalities to the Bake Off tent. These celebrities aim to dazzle judges Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith with their baking creations.

Each episode will see the celebrities battling it out within their groups, striving to earn the title of Star Baker by the episode’s conclusion.

Who’s on Celebrity Bake Off this year?

Here’s a full list of all the celebrities on the line up:

Episode 1

  • Doctor Who star Jodie Whittaker
  • Popstar Paloma Faith
  • Comedian Munya Chawawa
  • Reality star Spencer Matthews


Episode 2

  • Actor Danny Dyer
  • Comedian Rhod Gilbert
  • Radio presenter Yinka Bokinni
  • Comedian Leigh Francis


Episode 3

  • Comedian David O’Doherty
  • Strictly Come Dancing star Oti Mabuse
  • TV personality Gabby Logan
  • Comedian Suzi Ruffell


Episode 4

  • TV presenter Dermot O’Leary
  • Radio broadcaster Greg James
  • Comedian Fern Brady
  • Spice Girl icon Mel B


Episode 5

  • Writer, broadcaster and clergyman The Reverend Richard Coles
  • Radio and TV presenter Sara Cox
  • Actor and Heartstopper star Joe Locke
  • Comedian and The Last Leg star Adam Hills


When is the show on TV?

The new series will return to Channel 4 from Sunday, 17 March at 7:40PM. Episodes will air weekly. You’ll also be able to stream the show from Channel4.com.

Past celebrity specials and the most recent Bake Off are currently available to watch.

Meanwhile a brand new series of the Great British Bake Off will air in the autumn, amid rumours the show could move from Channel 4.