Celebrity MasterChef line-up 2020: Who are the Celebrity MasterChef contestants?

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Celebrity MasterChef fans will be pleased to hear the series will be going ahead amidst the current coronavirus outbreak. Thankfully, the series was filmed before the outbreak and over five weeks, viewers can watch their favourite celebrities practice their culinary skills. Express.co.uk has everything you need to know about the line-up of Celebrity MasterChef 2020.

Who are the Celebrity MasterChef contestants?

Phil Daniels

Phil Daniels is an English actor, best known for playing Jimmy Cooper in Quadrophenia and Richards in Scum.

His other credits include The Class of Miss MacMichael, Breaking Glass, Billy the Kid, EastEnders and Only Fools and Horses.

Judy Murray

Tennis coach Judy Murray is taking part in Celebrity MasterChef 2020.

Judy is also well known for being the mother of Tennis legend, Andy Murray.

Amar Latif

Amar Latif is a Scottish travel presenter, actor, director, motivational speaker and entrepreneur.

He is the founder and director of Traveleyes, the world’s first commercial international air tour operator company to specialise in serving blind as well as sighted travellers.

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Judy Murray (Image: GETTY)

John Barnes

John Barnes. MBE is a former professional footballer and manager.

He played for Liverpool, Watford, Newcastle United and England throughout his career.

Barnes currently works as a commentator and pundit for ESPN and SuperSport.

Baga Chipz

RuPaul’s Drag Race UK star Baga Chipz is taking part in Celebrity MasterChef 2020.

Baga came second in the first-ever UK Drag Race and became an early fan favourite.

Myles Stephenson

Rak Su star Myles Stephenson is taking part in Celebrity MasterChef 2020.

MasterChef fans may recognise Myles from I’m A Celebrity: Get Me Out of Here! last year.

Sam Quek

Sam Quek MBE is an English former field hockey player.

Quek played as a defender for both the England and Great Britain team and won gold at the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Sir Matthew Pinsent

Sir Matthew Clive Pinsent, CBE, is an English rower and broadcaster.

Throughout his career, he has won 10 world championship gold medals and four Olympic gold medals, three of which were with Sir Steve Redgrave.

Shyko Amos

MasterChef viewers will most likely recognise Shyko Amos from her role as Ruby in Death in Paradise.

Felicity Montagu

This Time With Alan Partridge star Felicity Montagu is taking part in Celebrity MasterChef 2020.

Crissy Rock

Crissy Rock is an English award-winning actress, stand-up comedian and best-selling author.

She is best known for playing Maggie Conlan in Ladybird, Ladybird and Janey York in Benidorm.

Judi Love

Judi Love is an English stand-up comedian and radio presenter.

Earlier this year, Judi joined the Loose Women panel.

Lady Leshurr

Singer and rapper Lady Leshurr is taking part in Celebrity MasterChef 2020.

Karen Gibson

Karen Gibson is a choir conductor with London’s The Kingdom Choir.

Karen led the Kingdom Choir’s gospel performance of “Stand by Me” at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in May 2018.

Gethin Jones

Former Blue Peter presenter Gethin Jones is taking part in Celebrity MasterChef.

Viewers may also recognise Gethin from presenting The One Show.

Jeff Brazier

Jeff Brazier is an English presenter and reality TV star.

Dom Littlewood

Television presenter and journalist Dom Littlewood is taking part in Celebrity MasterChef.

He is best known for his presenting roles on the following programmes, Fake Britain, Cowboy Builders, Saints and Scroungers and Don’t Get Done, Get Dom.

Pete Wicks

TOWIE star Pete Wicks is taking part in Celebrity MasterChef 2020.

Riyadh Khalaf

YouTube star Riyadh Khalaf will be heading to the kitchen for Celebrity MasterChef 2020.

Thomas Skinner

Apprentice star Thomas Skinner will be taking to the MasterChef kitchen this summer.

Carla-Maria Lawson, commissioning editor for the BBC, said: “The 20 celebrities who’ve taken up the MasterChef challenge this year are an exciting, ambitious and brave bunch.

“There’s been no holding back in their pursuit of the coveted Celebrity MasterChef title and their efforts will be a real treat for viewers in the BBC One summer schedule.”

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