Casting is Now Open for Season 6
– Esteemed Canadian chefs Michael Bonacini, Alvin Leung, and Claudio Aprile return as judges –
– Home cooks looking to follow their cuisine dreams can apply now at
– Open casting call to be held in Toronto on Sunday, Sept. 30 –
– Season 5 of MASTERCHEF CANADA ranked among the Top 15 most-watched programs
on Canadian television with all key demos this past spring, averaging 1.2 million viewers weekly –
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TORONTO, Aug. 8, 2018 /CNW/ - Following MASTERCHEF CANADA's youngest-ever winner, Beccy Stables, being crowned earlier this summer, CTV announced today Season 6 of its hit culinary competition series MASTERCHEF CANADA for the 2018/2019 broadcast season. Casting for passionate home cooks looking to follow their food dreams is now open at CTV.ca/MasterChefCanada, with production set to begin this fall in Toronto on a new 12-episode season from Proper Television.
Canadians maintain a strong appetite for MASTERCHEF CANADA. A Top 15 program on Canadian television with all key demos this past spring, Season 5 of MASTERCHEF CANADA averaged 1.2 million total viewers weekly.
"MASTERCHEF CANADA continues to serve up a savoury and distinctly Canadian viewing experience for fans across the country, making the series one of the most popular on television," said Mike Cosentino, President, Content and Programming, Bell Media. "We are proud of our continued collaboration with exceptionally talented production partners Proper Television and Endemol Shine Group, and look forward to the return of this beloved CTV franchise to the schedule with Season 6 set for a Midseason launch on CTV."
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Casting for Season 6 of MASTERCHEF CANADA is now open at CTV.ca/MasterChefCanada. Passionate and talented Canadian home cooks hungry for an opportunity to capture the life-changing title of Canada's next MasterChef have until Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. ET to apply online. Further to online casting submissions, invitation-only auditions will be held across Canada this summer, so home cooks are encouraged to get their applications in soon. In addition, an in-person Open Casting Call will be held in Toronto on Sunday, Sept. 30 – for more information, visit CTV.ca/MasterChefCanada.
Source: Numeris, Spring 2018 (February 26 – May 27, 2018)
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For further information: Patrcia Garcia, CTV Networks, 416.384.2645 or [email protected]; Matthew Almeida, CTV Networks, 416.384.2629 or [email protected]; Jessica Charbonneau, CTV Networks, 416.333.1612 or [email protected]; Marin Pollock, CTV Networks, 416.384.2989 or [email protected]