Celebrity MasterChef 2019 start date and line up of celebrity contestants

Celebrity MasterChef 2019: When does it start and who's on the lineup?

Celebrity MasterChef 2019 is on its way – but when does it start nd who’s on the line up for the new series?

Here’s all you need to know about the latest season of Celebrity MasterChef on BBC One in 2019, including the line up of celebrity contestants.

Celebrity MasterChef 2019 – the 14th series so far – will start on TV on BBC One from Monday, September 2 at 9PM.

The show will once again be hosted by Gregg Wallace and John Torode while India Fisher will narrate.

Celebrity MasterChef 2019 line up

The cast of celebrity contestants taking part in the new series have now been announced.

They are:

Actors Adam Woodyatt and Elizabeth Bourgine.

Actor and radio presenter Mim Shaikh.

TV personalities Vicky Pattison, Dom Parker, Dr Alex George and Joey Essex.

Legend of Motown Martha Reeves.

Olympic gold medallist Greg Rutherford, MBE.

Heavyweight boxer Dillian Whyte.

Former boxing manager and transgender campaigner Kellie Maloney.

Icon of design Dame Zandra Rhodes.

Professional dancer Oti Mabuse.

Long distance runner and former Marine Andy Grant.

Weatherman Tomasz Schafernaker.

Football hardman Neil ‘Razor’ Ruddock.

Superstar DJ and lawyer Judge Jules.

Radio 1 presenter Rickie Haywood-Williams.

Presenter and professional quizzer Jenny Ryan.

Comedian Josie Long.

The full list of celebs on the 2019 lineup will be split into four groups of five who will take part in the heats each week.

Those that avoid elimination in the heats will go forward to the semi-final week in a bid to make it through to the grand final.

The winner will follow in the footsteps of previous winners, John Partridge, Angellica Bell, Alexis Conran, Kimberly Wyatt, Sophie Thompson, Ade Edmondson, Emma Kennedy, Phil Vickery, Lisa Faulkner, Jayne Middlemiss, Liz McClarnon, Nadia Sawalha and Matt Dawson.

The show’s Executive Producer, David Ambler, said: “This year we’ve really put the Celeb’s through their paces with some really exciting new challenges and world class chef guest judges.

“The series has it all – commitment, passion, plenty of laughs and entertainment and some really incredible food – cooked by the most unlikely of people. It’s been a joy to produce and I can’t wait for fans of the show to see it.”

Celebrity MasterChef 2019 airs on BBC One.