Fox’s “Masterchef Junior”

Fox’s “Masterchef Junior”

Casting Call for Kids for FOX’s MasterChef Junior

If your son or daughter has a passion for cooking and they would like to take it to the next level, here is their chance. The FOX series Masterchef Junior is now holding auditions to find the next Masterchef Junior. They are seeking kids who love to cook to compete on the show for a chance to win $100,000!!!

About “MasterChef Junior”

Masterchef Junior is a culinary competition that gives talented kids the chance to showcase their culinary abilities and passion for food through a series of delicious challenges.  According to the MasterChef Junior Facebook page, Host and award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay is joined by restaurateur and wine expert Joe Bastianich (Del Posto, Eataly) and acclaimed chef Graham Elliot (Graham Elliot Bistro) on the show’s judging panel. Together, the celebrated food experts will coach and encourage the promising hopefuls to cook like a pro and teach them the tricks of the trade along the way. After a nationwide search, 16 of the best junior home cooks in the country will compete in the Masterchef Junior kitchen. They will face exciting challenges, including a mystery box, a three-legged race and the fan-favorite restaurant takeover, until one talented kid is named America’s newest Masterchef Junior, receiving a $100,000 prize.

Applicant Requirements

The nationwide search is on for kids who love to cook! Those who are ages 8 to 13 years old are eligible to compete on the show. They are looking for kids from all types of backgrounds with a range of cooking styles. Whether your child enjoys cooking delightful desserts or hefty main courses, whether they cook fine French cuisine or prefer a great tasting burger, they want to hear from you. If cooking is your child’s passion, you cannot miss out on this opportunity.

Kids who love to cook

Ages 7 to 13 years old (as of August 2017)

Open Call and Audition Information

For more information and to pre-register for an open call visit Everyone must pre-register before attending the auditions. If you are unable to audition in person, you can go to the above Masterchef Junior casting website for information on how to send in a video audition.
Everyone must pre-register. For more information visit

Open Call Auditions

JUNE 25th. – New Orleans & Chicago

The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans
921 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70112

Doubletree Chicago – Magnificent Mile
300 E Ohio St,
Chicago, IL 60611

July 9th. – Los Angeles & Jacksonville

Loews Hollywood Hotel
1755 Highland Ave,
Los Angeles, CA 90028

Omni Jacksonville Hotel
245 Water St,
Jacksonville, FL 32202

July 16th – NYC & Houston

Manhattan NYC – An Affinia Hotel
371 7th Ave,
New York, NY 10001

Houston – TBD
Four Seasons Houston
1300 Lamar Street
Houston, TX 77010

* Cities are subject to change at Producer’s sole discretion

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