Casting Call!


I received this casting call and thought I’d pass this along for all you awesome home chefs: “Gordon Ramsay and the producers of The Biggest Loser are now casting amateur chefs for a new inspirational cooking show! Can you cook well despite never having been formally trained? We are currently searching for budding chefs from all walks of life—amateur chefs, passionate foodies, the ultimate dinner party hosts/hostesses… Now one of the world’s most acclaimed chefs, Gordon Ramsay, is giving you the opportunity to become a MasterChef!

“MasterChef is a show that celebrates great people who make great food. The show will give contestants the opportunity to develop their cooking skills while being encouraged, mentored, and celebrated by the industry’s best and evaluated by world-renowned judges! If you are passionate about cooking and ready to change your life then audition for MasterChef, an inspiring cooking show from the producers of The Biggest Loser!

  • We will NOT be considering professional chefs who work in professional kitchens!
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and either a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident with the unrestricted ability to work in the U.S.

“For more detailed nationwide audition information and to download the application, click here. All casting call applicants MUST bring one prepared dish to be served at room temperature. You will be able to plate your dish at the given casting location. You will be responsible to bring any utensils or other materials you may need.”

There are many casting locations, but here’s the one in San Francisco below. 

Event Info

Sunday Jan 24, 2010
Sur La Table
77 Maiden Lane, San Francisco